"[By] Frances Moore Lappe [and] Adele Negro Beccar-Varela".
"Illustrations by Lisa Kokin".
Includes bibliography: p. 125-26.
"Spurred by a trip to Tanzania and Mozambique in the summer of 1978, this essay launches the Institute's Food Security -- Alternative Strategies Project in which we will study and report on peoples' efforts in a number of different countries to achieve food security. This project reflects our belief that a prime test of the effectiveness of ay economic and political system is whether or not people are achieving food security." -- Intro.
Contents: Acknowledgements -- Thumbnail Histories and Profiles -- Introduction -- Development -- Production -- Leadership -- Participation in Self Government -- Villagization -- Assistance or Cooperation ? -- The Conclusion and the Challenge -- Notes -- Resources.