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By Leo Coleman

foodstuff guidance, intake, and alternate are eminently social
practices, and experiencing one other food usually presents our first
encounter with a unique tradition. This quantity provides attention-grabbing
essays approximately cooking, consuming, and sharing nutrition, by means of anthropologists
working in lots of components of the realm, exploring what they discovered via
eating with others.

These are bills of particular stories -
of cooking in Mombasa, buying natural produce in Vienna, consuming
vegetarian in Vietnam, elevating and promoting chickens in Hong Kong, and of
refugees subsisting on nutrients relief. With a distinct specialize in the experience
and problem of ethnographic fieldwork, the essays disguise a variety
of issues in meals experiences and anthropology, together with nutrition protection and
food defense, cultural variety and globalization, colonial histories
and modern identities, and altering ecological, social, and
political relatives throughout cultures.

Food: Ethnographic Encounters
bargains readers a vast view of the vibrancy of neighborhood and international nutrition
cultures, and offers an available advent to either foodstuff reports
and modern ethnography.

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