First Advisor

Damien Thompson

Second Advisor

Richard Blumenthal


College of Computer and Information Sciences

Degree Name


Document Type

Thesis - Open Access


Link to Application:

Number of Pages

49 pages


This thesis argues that the current food system is untenable in the long term due to its significant negative impacts on the global ecosystem and society.

Date of Award

Spring 2020

Location (Creation)

Colorado (state); Denver (county); Denver (inhabited place)

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