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Introduction

Ken Albala

Ken Albala is Professor of History at the University of the Pacific and chair of the Food Studies MA program in San Francisco. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Beans : A History

Bloomsbury Academic, 2007

Book chapter

...The world is but a hill of beans. Nearly every place on earth has its own native species and nearly every culture has depended on beans. For many people, they have made the difference between life and death. Beans are practically...

Eating futures: Reflections and directions

Emma-Jayne Abbots

Emma-Jayne Abbots is a senior lecturer in anthropology at the University of Wales Trinity Saint David, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Agency of Eating : Mediation, Food and the Body

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...In the preceding chapters I have worked to interrogate how the embodied act of eating draws together human and non-human bodies, material objects and cultural knowledge – all of which I have treated as mediators – into networks...

Afterword

Isabelle de Solier

Isabelle de Solier is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Victoria University, Australia. She has published on food in the European Journal of Cultural Studies, Continuum, and the edited collection Exposing Lifestyle Television, and is the editor of Food Cultures, a special issue of Cultural Studies Review. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Food and the Self : Materializing Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

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...We live in a world full of material things, from mobile phones and computers to homes and cars, clothes and food. This material world is intricately intertwined with our social world, with how we form our individual selves and our...

Diy Plant Milk: A Recipe-Manifesto and Method of Ethical Relations, Care, and Resistance

Making Milk : The Past, Present, and Future of Our Primary Food

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Book chapter

...This recipe-manifesto considers the political theology of milk as perfecting a relation: between mother and child, between sovereign state and lawful citizen, and between corporation and consumer. Insisting on the importance of milk...

Memory

Peter Jackson

Peter Jackson is Professor of Human Geography at the University of Sheffield, UK Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Food Words : Essays in Culinary Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...The Proustian moment, where the taste of a particular food sparks off a series of powerful personal memories, has become a common trope in contemporary food studies. For Italian food writer Marcella Hazan, it is the smell of sardines...

Afterword

Carole Counihan

Carole Counihan is Professor Emerita of Anthropology, Millersville University, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Cooking Technology : Transformations in Culinary Practice in Mexico and Latin America

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...This volume takes a revealing trip through the kitchens, tools, and techniques of diverse mestizo and indigenous Latin Americans in Mexico, Guatemala, Venezuela, Peru, Colombia, Brazil, Cuba, Costa Rica, and the United States...

Tepary Beans: Native Americans

Ken Albala

Ken Albala is Professor of History at the University of the Pacific and chair of the Food Studies MA program in San Francisco. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Beans : A History

Bloomsbury Academic, 2007

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...The tepary bean (Phaseolus acutifolius) is one of the smallest and toughest of beans with remarkable resolve and stamina. It comes in both white and brown cultivated forms, but early in the century there were no fewer than forty-six...

Eating away from home: Displaced and (re)rooted bodies

Emma-Jayne Abbots

Emma-Jayne Abbots is a senior lecturer in anthropology at the University of Wales Trinity Saint David, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Agency of Eating : Mediation, Food and the Body

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Introduction In this chapter, I explore the multiple ways in which migrants construct their personhood, senses of belonging and social relations by eating both food ‘from home’ and the unfamiliar, and sometimes risky, foods they encounter...

The Distortion of the Vegetarian Body

Carol J. Adams

Carol J. Adams is an activist and author of The Pornography of Meat, Living Among Meat Eaters, and many other books challenging a sexist, meat-eating world. She is a sought-after speaker throughout North America and Europe, and has been invited to more than 100 campuses to show "The Sexual Politics of Meat Slide Show," which is always being updated to include contemporary cultural representations. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Sexual Politics of Meat : A Feminist-Vegetarian Critical Theory

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...My journal entry, May 4, 1976:For my frustration about not finding readily accessible information about fem[inists] who were veg. in the past—write an article on Veg. and Fem. Historiography use Mary’s [Daly] analyses from B[eyond] G[od...
...Before the paper gets greasy The burek, an important, frequently prepared dish among many immigrants to Slovenia and their descendants, is probably also Slovenia’s most popular fast food.A modified version of this text was previously...