Hunger and Shame (Paperback)

Child Malnutrition and Poverty on Mount Kilimanjaro

By Mary Howard, Ann V. Millard

Routledge, 9780415916141, 296pp.

Publication Date: September 16, 1997

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In discussing the moral and practical dilemmas posed by the malnourished children in Mount Kilimanjaro, the authors explore the shame associated with child hunger in relation to social organization, colonial history and global economy.

About the Author

Mary Howard is Professor of Sociology and Anthropology at Ohio Wesleyan University. She has extensive fieldwork experience on Mt. Kilimanjaro. Ann Millard is Associate Professor of Anthropology at Michigan State University.