Download e-book for kindle: Cooking Cultures: Convergent Histories of Food and Feeling by Ishita Banerjee-Dube

By Ishita Banerjee-Dube

ISBN-10: 1107140366

ISBN-13: 9781107140363

This quantity bargains a examine of meals, cooking and food in several societies and cultures over diverse sessions of time. It highlights the intimate connections of nutrition, identification, gender, strength, personhood and nationwide tradition, and likewise the problematic blend of components, principles, ideologies and mind's eye that cross into the illustration of nutrition and delicacies. monitoring such blends in several societies and continents constructed from trans-cultural flows of products and peoples, colonial encounters, experience and version, and alter in angle and flavor, Cooking Cultures makes a singular argument approximately convergent histories of the globe led to by way of nutrients and cooking.

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