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The Resource Meals to come : a history of the future of food, Warren Belasco

Meals to come : a history of the future of food, Warren Belasco

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Meals to come : a history of the future of food
Title
Meals to come
Title remainder
a history of the future of food
Statement of responsibility
Warren Belasco
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this provocative and lively addition to his acclaimed writings on food, Warren Belasco takes a sweeping look at a little-explored yet timely topic: humanity's deep-rooted anxiety about the future of food. People have expressed their worries about the future of the food supply in myriad ways, and here Belasco explores a fascinating array of material ranging over two hundred years--from futuristic novels and films to world's fairs, Disney amusement parks, supermarket and restaurant architecture, organic farmers' markets, debates over genetic engineering, and more. Placing food issues in this
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Belasco, Warren James
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
California studies in food and culture
Series volume
16
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food
  • Food supply
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • COOKING
  • COOKING
  • Food
  • Food supply
Label
Meals to come : a history of the future of food, Warren Belasco
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-331) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Debating the future of food: the battle of the think tanks. The stakes in our steaks ; The debate: Will the world run out of food? ; The deep structure of the debate. -- pt. II. Imagining the future of food: speculative fiction. The utopian caveat ; Dystopias. -- pt. III. Things to come: three cornucopian futures. The classical future ; The modernist future ; The recombinant future
Control code
ocn123767968
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 358 pages, 22 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520940468
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7x8b2b
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)123767968
Label
Meals to come : a history of the future of food, Warren Belasco
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-331) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Debating the future of food: the battle of the think tanks. The stakes in our steaks ; The debate: Will the world run out of food? ; The deep structure of the debate. -- pt. II. Imagining the future of food: speculative fiction. The utopian caveat ; Dystopias. -- pt. III. Things to come: three cornucopian futures. The classical future ; The modernist future ; The recombinant future
Control code
ocn123767968
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 358 pages, 22 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520940468
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7x8b2b
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)123767968

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