The Resource Meals to come : a history of the future of food, Warren Belasco, (electronic resource/)

Meals to come : a history of the future of food, Warren Belasco, (electronic resource/)

Label
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
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: humanitys 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 worlds fairs, Disney amusement parks, supermarket and restaurant architecture, organic farmers markets, debates over genetic engineering, and more. Placing food issues in this
Member of
Dewey number
641.3009
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
TX353
LC item number
.B455 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
TX353
NAL item number
.B455 2006
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
California studies in food and culture
Series volume
16
Label
Meals to come : a history of the future of food, Warren Belasco, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=190514
Instantiates
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
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt7x8b2b
Label
Meals to come : a history of the future of food, Warren Belasco, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=190514
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 (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt7x8b2b

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