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Food power : the rise and fall of the postwar American food system / Bryan L. McDonald.

Author:
McDonald, Bryan (Bryan L.) [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[New York, NY, United States of America: Oxford University Press, 2017, , ©2017]
Description:
x, 251 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-241) and index.
Contents:
Introduction: food power, the food network, and American security -- Freedom from want: creating a postwar food system -- Fixed stomachs and convenience foods: abundance and food in the 1950s -- Freedom to farm: prosperity, security, and "the farm problem" in the 1950s -- What to eat after an atomic bomb: deploying food power defensively -- Food for peace and the war on hunger: food power in the 1960s -- The world food crisis and the end of the postwar food system -- Conclusion: the past, present, and future of world food problems.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9780190600686 (hardcover ; alkaline paper)
  • 0190600683 (hardcover ; alkaline paper)
  • (Updf)
  • (epub)
LCCN:
2016021508
OCLC:
953439053
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