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Food chains : from farmyard to shopping cart / edited by Warren Belasco and Roger Horowitz.

Title
Food chains : from farmyard to shopping cart / edited by Warren Belasco and Roger Horowitz.
Publication
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2009.

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Description
296 p. : ill.; 24 cm.
Series Statement
Hagley perspectives on business and culture
Uniform Title
Hagley perspectives on business and culture.
Alternative Title
From farmyard to shopping cart
Subjects
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-294).
Contents
1. Making food chains : the book / Roger Horowitz -- 2. How much depends on dinner? / Warren Belasco -- 3. Analyzing commodity chains : linkages or restraints? / Shane Hamilton -- 4. Lard to lean : making the meat-type hog in post-World War II America / J. L. Anderson -- 5. The chicken, the factory farm, and the supermarket : the emergence of the modern poultry industry in Britain / Andrew C. Godley and Bridget Williams -- 6. Trading quality, producing value : crabmeat, HACCP, and global seafood trade / Kelly Feltault -- 7. Anchovy sauce and pickled tripe : exporting civilized food in the colonial Atlantic world / Richard R. Wilk -- 8. What's left at the bottom of the glass : the quest for purity and the development of the American natural ice industry / Jonathan Rees -- 9. Provisioning man's best friend : the early years of the American pet food industry, 1870-1942 / Katherine C. Grier -- 10. Empire of ice cream : how life became sweeter in the postwar Soviet Union / Jenny Leigh Smith -- 11. Eating Mexican in a global age : the politics and production of ethnic food / Jeffrey M. Pilcher -- 12. The aristocracy of the market basket : self-service food shopping in the new South / Lisa C. Tolbert -- 13. Making markets Marxist? : the East European grocery store from rationing to rationality to rationalizations / Patrick Hyder Patterson -- 14. Tools and spaces : food and cooking in working-class neighborhoods, 1880-1930 / Katherine Leonard Turner -- 15. Wheeling one's groceries around the store : the invention of the shopping cart, 1936-1953 / Catherine Grandclement.
ISBN
  • 9780812241280 (alk. paper)
  • 0812241282 (alk. paper)
LCCN
2008021671
Owning Institutions
Columbia University Libraries