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The world of soy

Author: Christine M Du Bois; Chee-Beng Tan; Sidney Wilfred Mintz
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©2008.
Series: Food series.
Edition/Format:   Book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As the most ecologically efficient and economical source of complete protein in human food, soy is gradually attracting more use in the American diet for its nutritional and financial value. This  Read more...

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Genre/Form: études diverses
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Christine M Du Bois; Chee-Beng Tan; Sidney Wilfred Mintz
ISBN: 9780252033414 0252033418
OCLC Number: 177019229
Description: viii, 337 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction : the significance of soy / Sidney W. Mintz, Chee-Beng Tan, Christine M. Du Bois --
Legumes in the history of human nutrition / Lawrence Kaplan --
Early uses of soybean in Chinese history / H.T. Huang --
Fermented beans and western taste / Sidney W. Mintz --
Genetically engineered soy / Christine M. Du Bois, Ivan Sergio Freire de Sousa --
Tofu and related products in Chinese foodways / Chee-Beng Tan --
Tofu feasts in Sichuan cuisine / Jianhua Mao --
Fermented soybean products and Japanese standard taste / Erino Ozeki --
Fermented soyfoods in South Korea : the industrialization of tradition / Katarzyna J. Cwiertka, Akiko Moriya --
Tofu in Vietnamese life / Can Van Nguyen --
Soyfoods in Indonesia / Myra Sidharta --
Social context and diet : changing soy production and consumption in the United States / Christine M. Du Bois --
Soybeans and soyfoods in Brazil, with notes on Argentina : sketch of an expanding world commodity / Ivan Sergio Freire de Sousa, Rita de Cássia Milagres Teixeira Vierira --
Soy in Bangladesh : history and prospects / Christine M. Du Bois --
Soybeans and soybean products in West Africa : adoption by farmers and adaption to foodways / Donald Z. Osborn --
Conclusion : Soy's dominance and destiny / Christine M. Du Bois, Sidney W. Mintz --
Appendixes : A. Scientific names for plants and edible fungi --
B. More on tofu in Chengdu.
Series Title: Food series.
Responsibility: edited by Christine M. Du Bois, Chee-Beng Tan and Sidney W. Mintz.
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"This enjoyable work provides readers with an overview of the history of modern as well as traditional soy food products. It also points out roadblocks to improving nutritional standards of Read more...

 
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