Food : where nutrition, politics & culture meet
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Food : where nutrition, politics & culture meet an activities guide for teachers by Deborah Katz

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Published by Distributed by Center for Science in the Public Interest in Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Food,
  • Nutrition,
  • Study and teaching

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 210-211.

Statementby Deborah Katz, Mary T. Goodwin
ContributionsGoodwin, Mary T.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTX364 .K38
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 213 p. :
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26565389M

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