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Title The business of food.

Publication Info. Ipswich, MA : H.W. Wilson, A Division of EBSCO Publishing, Inc., 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Manross Branch - Non Fiction  394.12 B964    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Non Fiction  394.12 B96    Check Shelf
Description xii, 199 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Series The reference shelf ; v. 85, no. 2
Reference shelf ; v. 85, no. 2.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-194) and index.
Contents Preface : Food movement politics -- gThe new farm movement : America's new farmer: a slow and local practice ; Slow food movement / Food Industry Watch, 2010 ; Bringing local food to the lunch line / Susan McCrory ; Sandhills Farm to Table Co-op goal: meeting local food needs with local food / James Matson and Jeremiah Thayer ; A new prescription for the local food movement / Kendra Klein ; Pastoral romance / Brent Cunningham ; The local-global food connection / Amy Mayer ; Top ten barriers to local food access for low-income individuals / -- Media and how-to cooking : Celebrity chefs and foodie culture ; Kitchen gods / Lisa Abend ; How Food Network star whipped a hashtag into a Giada bump / Michael Humphrey ; The reality of reality TV: Jillian Hopke's sweet victory in the Cupcake Wars / Lynnette Porter ; Chocolate-dipped candies, and Geo. Abowd & Son, confectioners / Maureen Abowd ; Bobby Flay would like you to know that he's not the screaming type / Anna Roth ; Food rules / Ali Lorraine, Babriel Beltrone, and D.M. Levine ; Where do foodies come from? / Cliff Bostock -- Big food business : The dilemma of mass food production ; Food co-ops brace for arrival of giant rivals like Whole Foods, Trader Joe's / John Miller ; Monsanto, genetic engineering, and food / Betsey Piette ; Is the junk food industry buying the WHO? / Tom Philpott ; Organics "thrown under the bus" in farm bill extension, say industry advocates / Cookson Beecher ; Dissected dreams: California's engineered cornucopia falters / Matt Black ; The other side of the valley / Barry Estabrook -- The art of food writing : Everybody's a critic ; Incredible edibles / Kim Honey ; Should food critics be anonymous? My talk with Jonathan Kauffman / John Birdsall ; The food movement, rising / Michael Pollan ; Food anthropology and happy mediums / Dana Staves ; Comfort me with gnocchi / Sara B. Franklin ; My mom couldn't cook / Tim Junod -- Open for business : The ins and outs of the restaurant business ; Dinner for schmucks / Alan Richman ; Chef Q & A: Thomas Keller / Becky Paskin ; Charity case: can a restaurant that gives all its profits away succeed in D.C.? / Jessica Sidman ; Opening a restaurant takes sweat, savvy, courage, and cash / Nancy Leson ; Check, please / John Colapinto.
Subject Food -- Social aspects.
Food habits.
Food consumption.
Food -- Economic aspects.
Added Author H.W. Wilson Company.
ISBN 9780824212131 issue 2
0824212134 issue 2
9780824212117 series
0824212118 series
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