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Slow Food Activism between Politics and Economy

Valeria Siniscalchi

Valeria Siniscalchi is Associate Professor at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in Marseille, France. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Food Activism : Agency, Democracy and Economy

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... for example—have been understood and appropriated by other associations or movements with very different ideas (see Siniscalchi 2013b). The article cited above, published in the daily newspaper La Repubblica, signals this evolution...

Ethnography of Food Activism

Valeria Siniscalchi

Valeria Siniscalchi is Associate Professor at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in Marseille, France. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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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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Food Activism : Agency, Democracy and Economy

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... and Kay 2008; Carrier and Luetchford 2012; Dubuisson-Quellier 2009; Fitting 2011; Lamine 2008; Pratt 2007; Siniscalchi 2013; Williams-Forson and Counihan 2011). As Richard Wilk says, “Food has long been a focus for political and social...

Political Taste

Valeria Siniscalchi

Valeria Siniscalchi is Associate Professor at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in Marseille, France. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Making Taste Public : Ethnographies of Food and the Senses

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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... of mobilizations in the field of “food activism” (Counihan and Siniscalchi 2014), Slow Food evolved over the course of its existence, expanding its actions and becoming a legitimate actor in the political arenas of food production...

Women, Gender, and Agency in Italian Food Activism

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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Food Activism : Agency, Democracy and Economy

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... Cavanaugh 2007; Conti 2008; Counihan 1981, 1984, 1988, 1999, 2004; Grasseni 2007; Harper and Faccioli 2010; Helstosky 2004; Leitch 2003; Montanari 2010; Parasecoli 2004; Sassatellli and Davolio 2010; Siniscalchi 2000, 2012; Sorcinelli 1998;...

Food Activism in Western Oregon

Food Activism : Agency, Democracy and Economy

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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...Introduction I am both a participant in and an observer of the local food movement (LFM) in Western Oregon. I came into this field both from a desire to connect with good local food and from an applied research project I conducted...

French Biodynamic Viticulture: Militancy or Market Niche?

Food Activism : Agency, Democracy and Economy

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... (Dubuisson-Quellier and Lamine 2004; Guthman 2008; Lamine 2008b; Siniscalchi 2013; Vidal 2011). The few authors who have studied the actions of producers emphasize the fact that the creation of voluntary standards has proven to be more of a marketing...

The Movement to Reinvigorate Local Food Culture in Kyoto, Japan

Food Activism : Agency, Democracy and Economy

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... Chelsea Wentworth, and Ieva Tretjuka for insightful comments on early drafts. Thank you also to Carole Counihan and Valeria Siniscalchi for their peerless editorial work. I would like to thank Richard Scaglion, Chelsea Wentworth, and Ieva...

Food Activism and Antimafia Cooperatives in Contemporary Sicily

Food Activism : Agency, Democracy and Economy

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... of economy/ecology (Siniscalchi 2013). The choice to cultivate organic foods (one not necessarily shared by workers) is, in that sense, the outcome of a series of interlocked conditions: it appears as “fair” and “alternative” (to the dominant...

Brothers in Faith: Islamic Food Activism in Egypt

Food Activism : Agency, Democracy and Economy

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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...Food, Faith, and Activism The Society of the Muslim Brotherhood is the oldest and largest Islamist movement in Egypt. It was established in 1928 by Hassan al-Banna, a primary school teacher. From the start Hassan al-Banna demanded...

Cultures of Corn and Anti-GMO Activism in Mexico and Colombia

Food Activism : Agency, Democracy and Economy

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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...Without corn there is no country. (Sin maíz, no hay país.)—Slogan from Mexican anti-GMO network In Defense of MaizeWe [the Zenú] are maize seeds, we are people of corn. We have more than thirty native varieties that are the legacy of our...