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The Resource Fast food nation : the dark side of the all-American meal, Eric Schlosser

Fast food nation : the dark side of the all-American meal, Eric Schlosser

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Fast food nation : the dark side of the all-American meal
Title
Fast food nation
Title remainder
the dark side of the all-American meal
Statement of responsibility
Eric Schlosser
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of the fast food industry in the United States, from its roots to its long-term consequences
Summary
A journalist explores the homogenization of American culture and the impact of the fast food industry on modern-day health, economy, politics, popular culture, entertainment, and food production
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2002.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2001.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2001.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
155511
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
394.1/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TX945.3
LC item number
.S355 2001
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
TX715
NAL item number
.S2968 2001
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2001 D-582
  • WA 695
NLM item number
S345f 2001
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the dark side of the all-American meal
Label
Fast food nation : the dark side of the all-American meal, Eric Schlosser
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [330]-335) and index
Contents
Introduction -- I. American way -- Founding fathers -- Your trusted friends -- Behind the counter -- Success -- II. Meat and potatoes -- Why the fries taste good -- On the range -- Cogs in the great machine -- Most dangerous job -- What's in the meat -- Global realization -- Epilogue: Have it your way -- Photo credits -- Notes
Control code
5022788
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
356 p.
Isbn
9780395977897
Lccn
00053886
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45248356
  • (OCoLC)45248356
Label
Fast food nation : the dark side of the all-American meal, Eric Schlosser
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [330]-335) and index
Contents
Introduction -- I. American way -- Founding fathers -- Your trusted friends -- Behind the counter -- Success -- II. Meat and potatoes -- Why the fries taste good -- On the range -- Cogs in the great machine -- Most dangerous job -- What's in the meat -- Global realization -- Epilogue: Have it your way -- Photo credits -- Notes
Control code
5022788
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
356 p.
Isbn
9780395977897
Lccn
00053886
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45248356
  • (OCoLC)45248356

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