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Food Nations

Selling Taste in Consumer Societies (Hagley Perspectives on Business and Culture)

by Warren Belasco

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7496432M
ISBN 100415930774
ISBN 109780415930772

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Eric Schlosser’s exposé revealed how the fast food Cited by: Books similar to Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal Michael Pollan's last book, The Omnivore's Dilemma, An eye-opening look at aquaculture that does for seafood what Fast Food Nation did for beef.

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A particular strength of the book is that it uses the Food Banks to trace the transnational developments of recent decades. I read this book for my 50+ page paper for my Social Sciences reference course. My project was on the sociology of food and the subject Food Nations book America as a fast food nation.

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BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the. Selling Taste in Consumer Societies. Food Nations. DOI link for Food Nations. Food Nations book. Selling Taste in Consumer Societies. Edited By Warren Belasco, Philip Scranton.

Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 3 June Pub. location New York. Cited by: In Schlosser wrote an investigative piece on the fast food industry for Rolling Stone.

What began as a two-part article for the magazine turned into a groundbreaking book: Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal (). The book helped to change the 4/5().

Fast Food Nation is the kind of book that you hope young people read because it demonstrates far better than any social studies class the need for government regulation, the unchecked power of multinational corporations and the importance of our everyday decisions.

Newsday '. "Food Nations is a cornucopia of fascinating information about why we eat what we eat. There is much in this wide-ranging book to stimulate anyone with an interest in the past, the present, and even the future of food." -- Harvey Levenstein, author of Revolution at the Table "Food Nations joins a growing body of scholarship that proves.

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO), in their roles as technical agencies of the United Nations (UN), are charged with providing science-based guidance on food and nutrition to national governments and the international community.

For more on the relationship between low-wage workers and the fast-food industry see Barbara Ehrenreich’s Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By In America (). Finally, since this book’s publication many school districts have begun to take responsibility for their students’ health in an effort to curb childhood obesity.

This chapter opens with an anecdote about the largest recall of food in the nation’s history. In approximately 35 million pounds of ground beef was recalled by Hudson Foods because a strain of E Coli was found in the r, by the time the beef was recalled, 25.

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Schlosser's book covers much of fast food culture. Among other things, he discusses: how and why it developed, current labour practices in fast food establishments, how the taste of food can now be manipulated, contemporary agribusiness, federal regulations (and lack thereof), television advertising, health issues, and the spread of fast food.

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Founded inthe Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) leads international efforts to defeat hunger. Serving both developed and developing countries, FAO provides a neutral forum where all nations meet as equals to negotiate agreements and debate policy.

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