By Peter Jackson
Anxious Appetites explores the motives of those present-day anxieties. fears over provenance and rules in an international of lengthening offer chains and larger focus of company strength, Peter Jackson investigates how anxieties approximately foodstuff movement and the way they act as a channel for broader social concerns. Drawing on case reports similar to the 2013 horsemeat scandal and fears concerning the infection of toddler formulation in China in 2008, he examines how and why those issues emerge. evaluating survey effects with ethnographic statement of shopper perform, he explores the distance among reliable recommendation approximately nutrients security and people's daily event of nutrition, together with a critique of ideological notions of 'consumer choice'.
A alluring, well timed publication which offers a brand new conception of social anxiety.
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Anxious Appetites: Food and Consumer Culture (Contemporary Food Studies: Economy, Culture and Politics) by Peter Jackson