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The Gastro-Topography and Built Heritage of Dublin, Ireland

Food and Architecture : At the Table

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book chapter

...The word ‘topography’ derives from the Greek topos (place) and graphia (to write), and in Classical literature it was used to describe writing about a place or local history. This chapter discusses how place names can enlighten our...

The All-Consuming House: Food and Architecture in Molly Keane’s Time after Time

Food and Architecture : At the Table

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book chapter

...‘Big House’ literature The ‘Big House’ has long been a term used colloquially in Ireland to refer to the homes of the Anglo-Irish Ascendancy, who, being descended from an older Protestant ruling...

Mosaic Food Rules in Celtic Spirituality in Ireland

David Grumett

Dr David Grumett is Research Fellow in Theology in the University of Exeter, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Eating and Believing : Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Vegetarianism and Theology

A Continuum, 2008

Book chapter

...It is typically assumed, and sometimes even argued, that the detailed food regulations which feature prominently in the Hebrew Bible were, in the early Christian churches, superseded. They were rendered obsolete, so the argument goes...

Ireland

Food Cultures of the World Encyclopedia Volume 4 : Europe

© ABC-Clio Inc, 2011

Encyclopedia entry

...Overview Ireland is the most westerly country in Europe and part of the British Isles. For many centuries, the British Crown has exercised dominion over parts of the island and at times the whole...

The Politics of Food: Hunger

Nicola Humble

Nicola Humble is Professor of English at the University of Roehampton, UK. She is the author of award winning title Culinary Pleasures and Cake: A Global History, and also edited a widely cited edition of Mrs Beeton's Book of Household Management. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Literature of Food : An Introduction from 1830 to Present

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

Book chapter

...The politics of food is a huge and multi-faceted topic, embracing questions of how food is produced, allocated, distributed and consumed locally, nationally and globally. It includes issues as diverse as state food control and subsidies...