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Food Politics

How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition and Health (California Studies in Food and Culture, 3)

by Marion Nestle

  • 182 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Consumer issues,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Dietetics & nutrition,
  • Food manufacturing & related industries,
  • Public Affairs & Administration,
  • Social Science,
  • Cooking / Wine,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Political Science,
  • Essays,
  • Government & Business,
  • Health Policy,
  • Industries - Agribusiness,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Sociology - General

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTX360.U6 N47 2002
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages469
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7711828M
    ISBN 100520240677
    ISBN 109780520240674

    -- Peter Jackson, Professor of Human Geography, University of Sheffield, The book will be of interest to geographers engaged in debates on diverse economies, as well as those pursuing work on food security, food sovereignty, and/or the politics of food. (T he Canadian Geographer/Le Geographe Canadien, 25 October ). “Food choices are about your future and that of your children. They are about nothing less than democracy in action.”.


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The Triumph of Doubt: Dark Money and the Science of Deception. Oxford University Press, Even though this book is not strictly about food politics, it has enough about the sugar and alcohol industries to qualify.

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Marion Nestle wrote how the food industry influences nutrition and health. Politics, government and the Food Industry are influencing the way consumers are totally being controlled as to the way we eat.

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Ultimately Food Politics is best used as source book for those uncertain where to begin but desiring something more substantial than bland green guides. Consider it a cram course in how the world eats, and then use this knowledge to support further inquiry/5(24).

“Food Politics is a well-researched, thoughtful, and angry book. Nestle is most eloquent Food Politics book her analyses of the relationship between government Food Politics book Cited by: Food Politics as a fairly deep study of the politics of the food industry in the Unite States.

The book can best be catagorized as text book caliber in both look and feel. Despite the in depth research, the author, Marion Nestle (no relation to the food corporation), does her best to make the information accesabile and understandable to both the professional and the casual reader /5.

Concise, straightforward introduction to the range of phenomena the media Food Politics book dubbed "food politics" Will act as a counterpoint to the overwhelmingly alarmist literature on the food crisis; Paarlberg is an expert on food policy, a viewpoint underrepresented in the.

Food, Politics, and Society offers a historical and sociological survey of how these various ideas and Food Politics book practices that accompany them have shaped our understanding and organization of the production, processing, preparation, serving, and consumption of food and drink in modern societies.

Divided into twelve chapters and drawing on a wide range of historical and empirical illustrations, this book. Order from your local independent bookstore or Amazon or Barnes & Noble Summary. What to Eat is a book about how to make sensible food choices. Consider that today’s supermarket is ground zero for the food industry, a place where the giants of agribusiness compete for your purchases with profits—not health or nutrition—in mind.

“Food Politics is a well-researched, thoughtful, and angry book. Nestle is most eloquent in her analyses of the relationship between Food Politics book and industry An invaluable addition to the literature.”—Technology and Culture“A solid, important treatise.

An accessible and balanced account, Food Politics laid the groundwork Food Politics book today's food revolution and changed the way we respond to food industry marketing practices. Now, a new introduction and Food Politics book chapter bring us up to date on the key events in that movement.

This pathbreaking, prize-winning book helps us understand more clearly than ever 5/5(1). An accessible and balanced account, Food Politics will forever change the way we respond to food industry marketing practices.

By explaining how much the food industry influences government nutrition policies and how cleverly it links its interests to those of nutrition experts, this pathbreaking book helps us understand more clearly than ever before what we eat and why. Marion Nestle's book "Pet Food Politics" is about the pet food recall of For those of you who don't remember, there was a massive Food Politics book of pet food last summer.

The recall began with cat food manufactured by Menu Foods (but Food Politics book under Food Politics book other brand names including Iams, Nutro, and Hill's), but expanded into a large number of cat and dog foods under many different Cited by: The politics of food is changing fast.

In rich countries, obesity is now a more serious problem than hunger. Consumers once satisfied with cheap and convenient food now want food that is also safe, nutritious, fresh, and grown by local farmers using fewer chemicals.

Heavily subsidized and underregulated commercial farmers are facing stronger push back from environmentalists 1/5(1). Food Politics, one of her most well-known works, is an in-depth and damning exposé of how food companies, lobbyists, government agencies, and congressional representatives often serve their own interests at the expense of public health.

Unfortunately, her unquestionable expertise in these matters is clouded by her blanket condemnations of. The International Panel of Experts on Sustainable Food Systems has produced a useful report, COVID and the crisis in food systems: Symptoms, causes, and potential solutions The lockdowns and disruptions triggered by COVID have shown the fragility of people’s access to essential goods and services.

This book is the first to explore the impact of popular media and culture on contemporary food politics. Through examination of a range of media and cultural texts, including news, digital media, advertising and food labelling, it brings together leading and emerging scholars in food studies, media and communications, sociology, law, policy.

This book explains how to fight back by offering reliable resources. Readers will learn how to spot the PR, how to not be fooled, and how to organize, for example, to improve school food.

Appetite for Profit, for the first time: Explains why we cannot not trust food. An accessible and balanced account, Food Politics will forever change the way we respond to food industry marketing practices.

By explaining how much the food industry influences government nutrition policies and how cleverly it links its interests to those of nutrition experts, this path-breaking book helps us understand more clearly than ever 4/5(6).

Marion Nestle is Paulette Goddard Professor in the Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health at New York University. She is the author of three prize-winning books: Food Politics, Safe Food, and What to writes a monthly Food Matters column for the San Francisco Chronicle and blogs daily at Food lives in New York : Potter/Ten Speed/Harmony/Rodale.

An accessible and balanced account, Food Politics will forever change the way we respond to food industry marketing practices.

By explaining how much the food industry influences government nutrition policies and how cleverly it links its interests to those of nutrition experts, this path-breaking book helps us understand more clearly than ever. Unsettling Food Politics models a radically different conception of political responsibility.

He achieves this by means of a brilliant, and wholly convincing, double movement. One the one hand, Mayes widens the net of our complicity in Indigenous dispossession beyond what many are likely to find comfortable – as he puts it, unforgettably, “If you eat, you are involved in settler.

An accessible and balanced account, Food Politics laid the groundwork for today's food revolution and changed the way we respond to food industry marketing practices. Now, a new introduction and concluding chapter bring us up to date on the key events in that movement.

His books drive action around eating and food choices. This book is more. A note of caution: Food Politics is an academic research novel, written by and for researchers, nutritionists and public health officials.

While the quality and style of Nestle’s writing do make this book very accessible to the general public, the level of detail herein may be more than is needed, or desired, by the casual reader.

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The Book Eat Drink Vote is a great way to get started understanding what is happening in American politics of food. Eat Drink Vote helps readers to understand how diverse factors influence their food choices and nutrition. Eat Drink vote reminds readers that while voting with their votes is important, they also have have an opportunity to encourage a healthier food.

This book proposes that food safety also depends on politics. Any doubts about that idea should be thoroughly dispelled by the events of Septemberwhen terrorists used airplanes as weapons of destruction and an anonymous correspondent sent letters filled with anthrax spores to civic and media leaders.

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Prelude to Food Politics and Perspectives Some consumers are choosing to make smarter nutritional choices, eat healthier foods, and enjoy fresh, locally grown products. Nestle describes them as outtakes from her earlier book, Food Politics which I haven't read, but they're both sharp and well-argued.

I picked up the book for work to read her history and analysis of America's fractured food-safety inspection system, but her take on GMO foods is /5.

This book is the first to explore the impact of popular media and culture on contemporary food politics. Through examination of a range of media and cultural texts, including news, digital media, advertising and food labelling, it brings together leading and emerging scholars in food studies, media and communications, sociology, law, policy Author: Michelle Phillipov, Katherine Kirkwood.

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Jennifer E. Gaddis is an assistant professor of Civil Society and Community Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She brings a feminist perspective to food politics through her research on the social, political, and economic organization of public school lunch programs.

In her new book Soda Politics: Taking on Big Soda (and Winning), Marion Nestle outlines exactly how soda companies have gained such immense lobbying power in the food industry by targeting youth, the poor, and minority groups to sell their products. In the past few years, however, soda consumption in the U.S.

has actually declined. Our industrial food economy, led by an increasingly small group of transnational food conglomerates and buffeted by corporate-influenced government policies, is the root cause of a host of preventable public health, environmental, and social justice problems.

This book explores the complex interrelationships between food and agriculture, politics, and society. More specifically, it considers the political aspects of three basic economic questions: what is to be produced.

how is it to be produced. how it is to be distributed. It also outlines three unifying themes running through the politics of answering these societal questions with regard to food.

And food politics, as this book makes powerfully clear, is actually about the political anxieties surrounding globalization. In Eating Anxiety, Chad Lavin argues that our culture’s obsession with diet, obesity, meat, and local foods enacts ideological and biopolitical responses to perceived threats to both individual and national sovereignty.

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The classic book that helped to define and legitimize the field download pdf food and culture studies is now available, with major revisions, in a specially affordable e-book version (). The third edition includes 40 original essays and reprints of previously published classics under 5 Sections: FOUNDATIONS, HEGEMONY AND DIFFERENCE, CONSUMPTION AND EMBODIMENT, FOOD Cited by:   She vividly illustrates food politics in action: watered-down government dietary advice, schools pushing soft drinks, diet supplements promoted as .