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Food in the USA: A Reader by Carole Counihan

By Carole Counihan

From Thanksgiving to quick foodstuff to the Passover seder, nutrients within the united states brings jointly the fundamental readings on those themes and is the single tremendous number of essays on foodstuff and tradition within the usa. Essay issues contain the globalization of U.S. foodstuff; the hazards of the meatpacking undefined; the increase of Italian-American nutrition; the that means of Soul meals; the anorexia epidemic; the omnipotence of Coca-Cola; and the discovery of Thanksgiving. jointly, the gathering offers a desirable examine how and why we americans are what we eat.

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