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Schlosser, Eric

Overview
Works: 104 works in 461 publications in 18 languages and 26,936 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Political fiction  Juvenile works  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Drama  Social problem films  Case studies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Producer, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Illustrator, Other, Creator, Scenarist
Classifications: PS3537.I85, 394.10973
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Most widely held works about Eric Schlosser
 
Most widely held works by Eric Schlosser
Fast food nation : the dark side of the all-American meal by Eric Schlosser( Book )

141 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 18 languages and held by 7,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of the fast food industry in the United States, from its roots to its long-term consequences
Chew on this : everything you don't want to know about fast food by Eric Schlosser( Book )

24 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A behind-the-scenes look at the fast food industry
Food, Inc by Stéphane Horel( Visual )

36 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the U.S. commercial food industry, examining corporate control of supply and market. The film seeks to demonstrate how the incentive for corporate profit can overwhelm consumer health needs, as well as the livelihood of the American farmer, the safety of workers and the environment. Reveals various details of food ingredients and additives, and how contemporary mass production methods of food affects U.S. culture
Fast food nation by Richard Linklater( Visual )

33 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ensemble drama examining the health issues and social consequences of America's love affair with fast food
Behind the kitchen door by Sarumathi Jayaraman( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncovers the inequities of restaurant labor in the United States, from low wages and poor employee benefits to sexual harassment, unsafe working conditions, and the hypocrisy of ethical, free-trade restuarants
Food chains( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this exposé, an intrepid group of Florida farmworkers battles to defeat the $4 trillion global supermarket industry through their Fair Food program, which partners with growers and retailers to improve working conditions for farm laborers in the United States. A powerful true story of one small group of workers overcoming corporate greed to end slavery and abuse in America's fields
Fast food nation [the dark side of the all-American meal] by Eric Schlosser( Recording )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and French and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fast food has hastened the malling of our landscape, widened the chasm between rich and poor, fueled an epidemic of obesity, and propelled American cultural imperialism abroad. That's a lengthy list of charges
Reefer madness : sex, drugs, and cheap labor in the American black market by Eric Schlosser( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reports on America's "shadow" economy of illegal drugs, pornography, and illegal migrant workers, arguing that these underground industries continue to grow with government intervention
Command and control nuclear weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the illusion of safety by Eric Schlosser( Recording )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Famed investigative journalist Eric Schlosser digs deep to uncover secrets about the management of America's nuclear arsenal. A ground-breaking account of accidents, near-misses, extraordinary heroism, and technological breakthroughs, Command and Control explores the dilemma that has existed since the dawn of the nuclear age: how do you deploy weapons of mass destruction without being destroyed by them? That question has never been resolved--and Schlosser reveals how the combination of human fallibility and technological complexity still poses a grave risk to mankind" -- from publisher's web site
Command and control by Eric Schlosser( Book )

22 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a minute-by-minute account of an H-bomb accident that nearly caused a nuclear disaster, examining other near misses and America's growing susceptibility to a catastrophic event
Reefer madness sex, drugs, and cheap labor in the American black market by Eric Schlosser( Recording )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigates America's underground economy, fueled by a black market of illegal drugs, pornography, and illegal migrant workers
Soup( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This beautifully illustrated book is packed full of recipes the entire family will love. With chapters such as Pasta and Noodles, Meat, and Winter Vegetables, you can turn any surplus items in your refrigerator into a delicious meal. In a handy, compact format, this book is perfect for taking with you to the farmer's market or supermarket
Da ma. cao mei yuan. se qing wang guo by Eric Schlosser( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Chinese and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porno, marihuana y espaldas mojadas : la economía sumergida en Estados Unidos by Eric Schlosser( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cogs in the great machine by Eric Schlosser( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gods of metal by Eric Schlosser( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Sitting not far below my feet, there was a thermonuclear warhead about twenty times more powerful than the bomb that destroyed Hiroshima, all set and ready to go. The only sound was the sound of the wind.' Seventy years after the bombing of Hiroshima, Eric Schlosser's powerful, chilling piece of journalism exposes today's deadly nuclear age. Originally published in the New Yorker and now expanded, this terrifying true account of the 2012 break-in at a high-security weapons complex in Tennessee is a masterly work of reportage. 'Schlosser's reportage is as good as it gets' GQ
The jungle by Upton Sinclair( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upton Sinclair's dramatic and deeply moving story exposed the brutal conditions in the Chicago stockyards at the turn of the nineteenth century and brought into sharp moral focus the appalling odds against which immigrants and other working people struggled for their share of the American dream. Denounced by the conservative press as an un-American libel on the meatpacking industry, the book was championed by more progressive thinkers, including then President Theodore Roosevelt, and was a major catalyst to the passing of the Pure Food and Meat Inspection act, which has tremendous impact to this day. Enriched eBook Features Editor Jonathan Beecher Field provides the following specially commissioned features for this Enriched eBook Classic: * Chronology * Filmography (and the 1914 The Jungle Film Poster) * Early Twentieth-Century Reviews of The Jungle * Suggestions for Further Reading * The Jungle and the Pure Food and Drug Act of 1906 * The Jungle Book Cover Designs * Federal Food and Drugs Act of 1906 * Immigrants and the Meatpacking Industry, Then and Now * Images of the Chicago Stockyards * Images of Cuts of Beef and Pork * Enriched eBook Notes The enriched eBook format invites readers to go beyond the pages of these beloved works and gain more insight into the life and times of an author and the period in which the book was originally written for a rich reading experience
 
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Chew on this : everything you don't want to know about fast food
Alternative Names
Eric Schlosser Amerikaans journalist

Eric Schlosser giornalista e saggista statunitense

Eric Schlosser US-amerikanischer Journalist und Autor

ʻĪrik Chalō̜tsœ̄

Schlosser, Erich

Shlosser, Ėrik

אריק שלוסר

إيريك شلوسر، 1959-

슐로서, 에릭 1959-

エリック・シュローサー

シュロ-サ-, エリック 1959-

シュローサー, エリック

艾瑞克·西洛瑟

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Chew on this : everything you don't want to know about fast foodFast food nation [the dark side of the all-American meal]Reefer madness : sex, drugs, and cheap labor in the American black marketCommand and control nuclear weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the illusion of safetyCommand and controlReefer madness sex, drugs, and cheap labor in the American black marketSoupPorno, marihuana y espaldas mojadas : la economía sumergida en Estados Unidos