Researching Food Habits (Hardcover)

Methods and Problems (Anthropology of Food & Nutrition #5)

By Helen Macbeth (Editor), Jeremy Macclancy (Editor)

Berghahn Books, 9781571815446, 228pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2004

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Description

The term 'Anthropology of Food' has become an accepted abbreviation for the study of anthropological perspectives on food, diet and nutrition, an increasingly important subdivision of anthropology that encompasses a rich variety of perspectives, academic approaches, theories, and methods. Its multi-disciplinary nature adds to its complexity. This is the first publication to offer guidance for researchers working in this diverse and expanding field of anthropology.