Franklin

The political language of food / edited by Samuel Boerboom.

Publication:
Lanham : Lexington Books, [2015]
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xii, 275 pages ; 24 cm
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Subjects:
Food -- Terminology -- Political aspects.
Food -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Food industry and trade -- Terminology -- Political aspects.
Food industry and trade -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Contents:
Tracing the "back to the land" trope : self-sufficiency, counterculture, and community / Jessica M. Prody
Végétariens radicaux : John Oswald and the trope of sympathy in revolutionary Paris / Justin Killian
The revolution will not be (food) reviewed : politics of agitation and control of occupy kitchen / Amy Pason
Haute colonialism : exocitizing povery in bizarre foods America / Casey Ryan Kelly
Pungent yet problematic : the class-based framing of ramps in the New York Times and the Charleston Gazette / Melissa Boehm
Constructing taste and waste as habitus : food and matters of access and in/security / Leda Cooks
Tying the knot : how industry and advocacy organizations market language as humane / Joseph L. Abisaid
Corn allergy : public policy, private devastation / Kathy Brady
Family farms with happy cows : a narrative analysis of horizon organic dairy packaging labels / Jennifer L. Adams
Chipotle Mexican Grill's meatwashing propaganda : corporate-speak hiding suffering of "commodity" animals / Ellen W. Gorsevski
Corporate colonization in the market : discursive closures and the greenwashing of food discourse / Megan A. Koch and Cristin A. Compton
Mistaken consensus and the body-as-machine analogy / Samuel Boerboom.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
Contributor:
Boerboom, Samuel, editor of compilation.
Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
ISBN:
1498505554
9781498505550 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781498505567 (electronic)
OCLC:
903675285
Publisher Number:
99963434243