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The Resource Foodscapes, foodfields, and identities in Yucatán, Steffan Igor Ayora-Diaz

Foodscapes, foodfields, and identities in Yucatán, Steffan Igor Ayora-Diaz

Label
Foodscapes, foodfields, and identities in Yucatán
Title
Foodscapes, foodfields, and identities in Yucatán
Statement of responsibility
Steffan Igor Ayora-Diaz
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The state of Yucatán has its own distinct culinary tradition, and local people are constantly thinking and talking about food. They use it as a vehicle for social relations but also to distinguish themselves from "Mexicans." This book examines the politics surrounding regional cuisine, as the author argues that Yucatecan gastronomy has been created and promoted in an effort to affirm the identity of a regional people and to oppose the hegemonic force of central Mexican cultural icons and forms. In particular, Yucatecan gastronomy counters the homogenizing drive of a national cuisine based on d
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ayora Díaz, Steffan Igor
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
CEDLA Latin America Studies
Series volume
99
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food habits
  • Food preferences
  • Cooking, Mexican
  • Yucatán (Mexico : State)
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE/Customs & Traditions
  • COOKING/Regional & Ethnic/Mexican
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Cooking, Mexican
  • Food habits
  • Food preferences
  • Manners and customs
  • Mexico
  • Ess- und Trinksitte
  • Kochen
  • Ernährung
  • Soziale Identität
  • Yucatán
Label
Foodscapes, foodfields, and identities in Yucatán, Steffan Igor Ayora-Diaz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Food and the post-colonial politics of identity -- The story of two peoples : Mexican and Yucatecan peoplehood -- Mérida and the contemporary foodscape -- The Yucatecan culinary field and the naturalization of taste -- Cookbooks and the gastronomic field : from minor to major codes (and back) -- The gastronomic field : restaurants and the institutionalization of Yucatecan gastronomy -- Conclusion : Food and identities in post-national times
Control code
ocn793996629
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857453341
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7j1jjq
Publisher number
EB00825489
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)793996629
Label
Foodscapes, foodfields, and identities in Yucatán, Steffan Igor Ayora-Diaz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Food and the post-colonial politics of identity -- The story of two peoples : Mexican and Yucatecan peoplehood -- Mérida and the contemporary foodscape -- The Yucatecan culinary field and the naturalization of taste -- Cookbooks and the gastronomic field : from minor to major codes (and back) -- The gastronomic field : restaurants and the institutionalization of Yucatecan gastronomy -- Conclusion : Food and identities in post-national times
Control code
ocn793996629
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857453341
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7j1jjq
Publisher number
EB00825489
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)793996629

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