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The Resource Food fight! : the battle over the American lunch in schools and the workplace, Julie L. Lautenschlager

Food fight! : the battle over the American lunch in schools and the workplace, Julie L. Lautenschlager

Label
Food fight! : the battle over the American lunch in schools and the workplace
Title
Food fight!
Title remainder
the battle over the American lunch in schools and the workplace
Statement of responsibility
Julie L. Lautenschlager
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book studies the contentious history of the American lunch, and explains how divergent forces have carved out overlapping territories in the contest to influence America's eating habits. Early chapters explore the shift from agrarianism to industrialization and the pursuant lunch revolution, and cover early reform efforts to improve lunch in schools and workplaces"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
394.1/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT2853.U5
LC item number
L38 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Food fight! : the battle over the American lunch in schools and the workplace, Julie L. Lautenschlager
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0618/2006025398.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: American eating ideology and the noon meal -- From full dinner pails to empty market baskets : the debut and demise of a political symbol -- Creating efficient workers and students : reformers take up the lunch cause -- Kitchen commandos : government, the media, and the "marketing" of food rationing during World War II -- Sharing in the sisterhood of sacrifice : the recipe for a "homogenized" homefront housewife -- A nutrition victory : World War II and the noon meal -- Staking a claim on lunch : eating on the job after World War II -- Carrying lunch to school : players in the institutionalization of students' noon meals -- Lunch ladies : magazines, advertising, and the construction of women as lunch box packers -- Conclusion: Blame not the oreo
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 246 p.
Isbn
9780786426706
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006025398
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373852186
Label
Food fight! : the battle over the American lunch in schools and the workplace, Julie L. Lautenschlager
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0618/2006025398.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: American eating ideology and the noon meal -- From full dinner pails to empty market baskets : the debut and demise of a political symbol -- Creating efficient workers and students : reformers take up the lunch cause -- Kitchen commandos : government, the media, and the "marketing" of food rationing during World War II -- Sharing in the sisterhood of sacrifice : the recipe for a "homogenized" homefront housewife -- A nutrition victory : World War II and the noon meal -- Staking a claim on lunch : eating on the job after World War II -- Carrying lunch to school : players in the institutionalization of students' noon meals -- Lunch ladies : magazines, advertising, and the construction of women as lunch box packers -- Conclusion: Blame not the oreo
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 246 p.
Isbn
9780786426706
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006025398
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373852186

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    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
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