Food in the USA
Edited by Carole Counihan
Normal Price: $86.99
Your Price: $78.29 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $8.70! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.91 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 7-10 days
Food in the USA by Carole Counihan
Book DescriptionFrom Thanksgiving to fast food to the Passover seder, Food in the USA brings together the essential readings on these topics and is the only substantial collection of essays on food and culture in the United States. Essay topics include the globalization of U.S. food; the dangers of the meatpacking industry; the rise of Italian-American food; the meaning of Soul food; the anorexia epidemic; the omnipotence of Coca-Cola; and the invention of Thanksgiving. Together, the collection provides a fascinating look at how and why we Americans are what we eat.
Buy Food in the USA book by Carole Counihan from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780415932325
(254mm x 178mm x 24mm)
Imprint: Routledge Member of the Taylor and Francis Group
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 7-Nov-2002
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Carole Counihan
Food in the USA, Hardback (September 2002)» View all books by Carole Counihan
From Thanksgiving to fast food to anorexia nervosa, this is the only substantial collection on food and culture in America, looking at how and why Americans are what they eat
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Food in the USA book by Carole Counihan and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Carole Counihan
Carole Counihan is a Professor o Anthropology and the Director of Women's Studies at Millersville University in Millersville, PA. She is currently senior editor of Food and Foodways journal. Her previous books include Food and Culture: A Reader and The Anthropology of Food and Body, both published by Routledge.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.