From Famine to Fast Food: Nutrition, Diet, and Concepts of Health around the World by Ken Albala

From Famine to Fast Food: Nutrition, Diet, and Concepts of Health around the World

byKen Albala

Kobo ebook | May 12, 2014

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The foods eaten by a nation's population play a key role in shaping the health of that society. This book presents country-specific information on how diet, food security, and concepts of health critically impact the well-being of the world's population.

• Provides concise, accessible information in a ready-reference format that covers most major countries as well as a variety of non-country populations

• Includes an introductory essay that creates a conceptual framework for students

• Presents dozens of recipes that provide various real-world examples of the types of traditional foods eaten in other regions of the world

• Supplies further readings at the end of each entry that guide readers to additional sources of information

Title:From Famine to Fast Food: Nutrition, Diet, and Concepts of Health around the WorldFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:May 12, 2014Publisher:ABC-ClioLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1610697448

ISBN - 13:9781610697446

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