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Reforming food in post-Famine Ireland : medicine, science and improvement, 1845-1922

Author: Ian Miller; UPSO eCollections (University Press Scholarship Online).
Publisher: Manchester : Manchester University Press, New York : Palgrave Macmillan 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the first dedicated study of how and why Irish eating habits dramatically transformed between the Famine and independence. It also investigates the simultaneous reshaping of Irish food production after the Famine. Adopting an interdisciplinary approach, the book draws from the diverse methodological disciplines of medical history, history of science, cultural studies, Irish studies, gender studies and food  Read more...
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Miller; UPSO eCollections (University Press Scholarship Online).
ISBN: 9781781706909 1781706905 9781526102621 1526102625
OCLC Number: 894476910
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 227 pages .)
Contents: Science, improvement and food, c. 1845-80. The chemistry of famine : nutritional discourse and dietary transformation ; Reforming food production : agricultural science and education --
Food and national decline in post-Famine Ireland, c. 1845-1910. Food and improvement in the mid-nineteenth-century institution ; The decaying post-Famine body : tea, bread and nutritional decline ; Purity, adulteration and national economic decline ; Reforming Irish domestic and agricultural education --
Food, imperialism and resistance, c. 1900-22. Voluntarism, the state and the feeding of the young ; Anticipating a second Famine : consumption, production and resistance during the First World War.
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The first dedicated study of how and why Irish consumption and production customs dramatically transformed after the famine and independence -- .  Read more...

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