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May 7, 2007

Dr. Glenn Stone is a professor of sociocultural anthropology and environmental studies at Washington University, St. Louis. His research focuses on environmental anthropology and political ecology: studying the social and political aspects of agricultural systems, population increase, and agricultural biotechnology

His recent work has focused on questions of genetically modified agricultural crops in different sites. The arrival of crop genetic modification (GM) into the developing world in recent years has brought fierce controversy, especially on the question of how GM