The Industrial Diet : the Degradation of Food and the Struggle for Healthy Eating. (eBook, 2014) [WorldCat.org]
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The Industrial Diet : the Degradation of Food and the Struggle for Healthy Eating.

Author: Anthony Winson
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A searing look at the socioeconomic, technological, and political forces that have transformed our food into edible commodities.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Winson
ISBN: 0774825510 9780774825511 0774825529 9780774825528
OCLC Number: 952774942
Description: 1 online resource (353 pages)
Contents: ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""Figures and Tables""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction""; ""Part 1: Food Environments from Palaeolithic Times""; ""1 Between Producers and Eaters""; ""2 Discordant Diets, Unhealthy People""; ""3 From Neolithic to Capitalist Diets""; ""Part 2: The Beginnings of the Industrial Diet, 1870-1940""; ""4 From Patent Flour to Wheaties""; ""5 Pushing Product for Profit""; ""Part 3: The Intensification of the Industrial Diet, 1945-80""; ""6 Speeding Up the Making of Food""; ""7 The Simplification of Whole Food""; ""8 Adulteration and the Rise of Pseudo Foods"" ""9 The Spatial Colonization of the Industrial Diet""""10 Meals Away from Home""; ""Part 4: Globalization and Resistance in the Neo-Liberal Era""; ""11 The Industrial Diet Goes Global""; ""12 Transformative Food Movements and the Struggle for Healthy Eating""; ""13 Case Studies of a Transformative Food Movement""; ""14 Toward a Sustainable and Ethical Health-Based Dietary Regime""; ""Notes""; ""Index""

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