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Fair trade movement

Fisher, E. (2018) Fair trade movement. In: The International Encyclopedia of Anthropology. John Wiley & Sons, pp4.

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To link to this item DOI: 10.1002/9781118924396.wbiea1918

Abstract/Summary

This entry provides an outline of how the fair trade movement has developed and its success in stimulating the production, circulation, and consumption of fair trade products. Critical debate over the core message of the fair trade movement, that buying fair trade products can transform producers' lives in the global South, is highlighted. A body of ethnographic research contributes to this debate by examining the significance of fair trade in producers' lives.

Item Type:Book or Report Section
Refereed:No
Divisions:Faculty of Life Sciences > School of Agriculture, Policy and Development > Economic and Social Sciences Division > Livelihoods Research
ID Code:79159
Publisher:John Wiley & Sons

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