Fair Trade: A Beginner's Guide

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Oneworld Publications, May 1, 2007 - Political Science - 192 pages
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What's wrong with buying regular coffee? Does Fair Trade necessarily mean ethical trade? What impact can consumers have on global economics? "Fair Trade: A Beginner's Guide" reveals why Fair Trade means more than just bananas, coffee, and chocolate. Author and activist Jacqueline DeCarlo explains the principles behind Fair Trade and its development into a powerful economic tool. Packed with inspiring ways to make a difference, this book will encourage readers of all backgrounds to help end poverty,environmental destruction, and human exploitation.

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User Review  - Ted Turnure - Goodreads

Excellent book on the basics of Fair Trade! Read full review

Review: Fair Trade: A Beginner's Guide

User Review  - Eric Bridges - Goodreads

A solid, well-rounded introduction to the Fair Trade movement. There are a lot of other issues and questions that the author touched upon that I would have liked her to go into in further detail ... Read full review


why its not just for coffee farmers anymore
Fish dont know they are wet or how trading influences our lives
Why is Fair Trade so popular?

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About the author (2007)

Jacqueline DeCarlo is Fair Trade Program Advisor of Catholic Relief Services, and former Director of the Fair Trade Resource Network.

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