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Gastronomica. 2015; 15470–85 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2015.15.4.70
Published: 01 November 2015
...Emma McDonell Since the post–World War II “discovery” of global malnutrition and the concomitant rise of the development apparatus, various “miracle foods” have been proposed by international development organizations as solutions to chronic undernourishment in developing countries. This article...
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Gastronomica. 2011; 11340–52 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2011.11.3.40
Published: 01 August 2011
... disease, diabetes, etc.) or developing countries where malnutrition continues to undermine health and hunger remains responsible for a majority of deaths. © 2011 The Regents of the University of California. All Rights Reserved. 2011 foodways hunger food riots historiography social definition...
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Gastronomica. 2009; 9453–57 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2009.9.4.53
Published: 01 November 2009
...jeanne schinto This article is a group portrait consisting of brief vignettes of three Americans who became prisoners of war and worked as slave laborers for Japanese corporations during World War II. It discusses the men's capture, their food deprivations, the effects of their malnutrition, their...
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Gastronomica. 2020; 2021–11 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2020.20.2.1
Published: 01 May 2020
... de las infecciones por Serratia marcescens, Archivos espanoles de urologia 52, no. 2 (1999): 105 11. 14. These examples are from Romania but have Italian and French analogues, in which physicians blame the victim of malnutrition for their starvation diet. These extra-Italian examples underline the...
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Gastronomica. 2020; 20195–96 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2020.20.1.95
Published: 01 February 2020
... Appalachia, rural Mississippi, and Atlanta, Georgia. Taken together, the words and pictures cre- ate a powerful and at times heart-breaking statement about poverty and malnutrition in the United States. This reissue with a new foreword by Professor Thomas J. Ward, Jr., a histo- rian of health and poverty in...
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Gastronomica. 2020; 20193–95 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2020.20.1.93
Published: 01 February 2020
... Mississippi, and Atlanta, Georgia. Taken together, the words and pictures cre- ate a powerful and at times heart-breaking statement about poverty and malnutrition in the United States. This reissue with a new foreword by Professor Thomas J. Ward, Jr., a histo- rian of health and poverty in the American South...
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Gastronomica. 2019; 1938–19 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2019.19.3.8
Published: 01 August 2019
..., social group identities, among others. However, all those we spoke to expressed the view that food recovery is an ideal response to the immediate problems of hunger. Of those interviewed, almost everyone as- sociated food waste with problems of hunger and malnutrition. Only Joanna, a staff member of a...
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Gastronomica. 2019; 19114–32 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2019.19.1.14
Published: 01 February 2019
... ways that laid bare the deleterious impact of malnutrition on indus- trial and national prowess. Newly quantified through the calorie Abstract: Eating acquired a new political importance during the Enlightenment, as writers began to link individual diets to the strength and wealth of nations. This...
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Gastronomica. 2018; 18441–53 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2018.18.4.41
Published: 01 November 2018
...- sity to food security and nutrition. Nations that produce more diverse arrays of crops and livestock do seem to have lower incidences of malnutrition, and the difference cannot be G A S T R O N O M IC A 45 W IN T E R 2 0 1 8 attributed to differences in wealth alone (Remans et al. 2014). But when...
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Gastronomica. 2018; 1821–10 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2018.18.2.1
Published: 01 May 2018
... more grotesque in a country where the incidence of hunger and malnutrition rivals that in sub-Saharan Africa (IFPRI 2016). Several commentators attribute the successful spread of Maggi not only to the product but to its producer. Writing about Papua New Guinea, where Maggi was introduced in the early...
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Gastronomica. 2017; 1749–25 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2017.17.4.9
Published: 01 November 2017
... malnutrition of the Russian people, not only through their own gluttony, but also through the series of weekly fast days and the numerous as well as lengthy periods of abstinence, such as Lent, that Orthodox peasants and workers observed religiously (3:22). He also provides em- pirical data taken from...
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Gastronomica. 2017; 17216–25 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2017.17.2.16
Published: 01 May 2017
..., Malnutrition and Poverty in the Contemporary United States: Some Observations on Their Social and Cultural Context. Food and Foodways 2: 309 33. Hyatt, Susan B. 2001. From Citizen to Volunteer: Neoliberal Governance and the Erasure of Poverty. In The New Poverty Studies: The Ethnography of Power, Politics...
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Gastronomica. 2017; 17120–32 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2017.17.1.20
Published: 01 February 2017
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Gastronomica. 2016; 16444–57 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2016.16.4.44
Published: 01 November 2016
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Gastronomica. 2016; 16231–44 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2016.16.2.31
Published: 01 May 2016
... are permit- ted only infrequently; and they, like the animals they slaugh- ter, suffer from malnutrition and starvation. In describing private and municipal slaughterhouses in tsarist Russia critically in the early sections of his novel, Pilnyak establishes a pattern of social, political, and ideologi...
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Gastronomica. 2015; 154iv–ix doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2015.15.4.iv
Published: 01 November 2015
... considers how particular foods have, at different moments, been promoted through global development initiatives to prevent hunger or malnutrition but have ultimately failed. She focuses specifically on the development politics of quinoa and the tensions that play out between global de- velopment actors...
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Gastronomica. 2014; 14488–89 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2014.14.4.88
Published: 01 November 2014
... correspond- ing fears of widespread malnutrition, or hidden hunger came to seem like an indictment of working-class will- power, Biltekoff argues, which further reinforced class distinctions. Biltekoff turns next to the modern alternative food move- ment, where she sees more middle-class meddling. She is...
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Gastronomica. 2014; 14487–88 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2014.14.4.87
Published: 01 November 2014
... because RDAs were set unrealistically high, poorer Americans had an especially hard time conforming to them. Failure to follow dietary advice and correspond- ing fears of widespread malnutrition, or hidden hunger came to seem like an indictment of working-class will- power, Biltekoff argues, which...
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Gastronomica. 2014; 14452–59 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2014.14.4.52
Published: 01 November 2014
.... 1988. Hunger, Malnutrition, and Poverty in the Contemporary United States: Some Observations on Their Social and Cultural Context Food and Foodways 2(1): 309 33. Frazer, James. 1890 [2002]. The Golden Bough. London: Dover. Gallagher, Mari. 2007. Examining the Impact of Food Deserts on Public Health...
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Gastronomica. 2014; 14334–45 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/gfc.2014.14.3.34
Published: 01 August 2014
... ago, New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof wrote an article titled The Hidden Hunger (Kristof 2009). He argued for the importance of paying attention to hidden hunger, or micronutrient deficiencies, and said, one of the great Western misconceptions is that severe malnutrition is simply about...