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The Resource Food politics : how the food industry influences nutrition and health, Marion Nestle

Food politics : how the food industry influences nutrition and health, Marion Nestle

Label
Food politics : how the food industry influences nutrition and health
Title
Food politics
Title remainder
how the food industry influences nutrition and health
Statement of responsibility
Marion Nestle
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Nestle, Marion
Dewey number
363.8/5/0973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TX360.U6
LC item number
N47 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
California studies in food and culture
Series volume
3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nutrition policy
  • Food
  • Food industry and trade
Label
Food politics : how the food industry influences nutrition and health, Marion Nestle
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 387-438) and index
Contents
Introduction: the food industry and "eat more". Undermining dietary advice. From "eat more" to "eat less," 1900-1990 -- Politics versus science: opposing the food pyramid, 1991-1992 -- "Deconstructing" dietary advice. Working the system. Influencing government: food lobbies and lobbyists -- Co-opting nutrition professionals -- Winning friends, disarming critics -- Playing hardball: legal and not. Exploiting kids, corrupting schools. Starting early: underage consumers -- Pushing soft drinks: "pouring rights". Deregulating dietary supplements. Science versus supplements:"a gulf of mutual incomprehension" -- Making health claims legal: the supplement industry's war with the FDA -- Deregulation and its consequences. Inventing techno-foods. Go forth and fortify -- Beyond fortification: making foods functional -- Selling the ultimate techno-food: olestra
Control code
ocm46884159
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 457 p.
Isbn
9780520224650
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001027678
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) i0520224655
Label
Food politics : how the food industry influences nutrition and health, Marion Nestle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 387-438) and index
Contents
Introduction: the food industry and "eat more". Undermining dietary advice. From "eat more" to "eat less," 1900-1990 -- Politics versus science: opposing the food pyramid, 1991-1992 -- "Deconstructing" dietary advice. Working the system. Influencing government: food lobbies and lobbyists -- Co-opting nutrition professionals -- Winning friends, disarming critics -- Playing hardball: legal and not. Exploiting kids, corrupting schools. Starting early: underage consumers -- Pushing soft drinks: "pouring rights". Deregulating dietary supplements. Science versus supplements:"a gulf of mutual incomprehension" -- Making health claims legal: the supplement industry's war with the FDA -- Deregulation and its consequences. Inventing techno-foods. Go forth and fortify -- Beyond fortification: making foods functional -- Selling the ultimate techno-food: olestra
Control code
ocm46884159
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 457 p.
Isbn
9780520224650
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001027678
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) i0520224655

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