The Anthropology of Food and Body: Gender, Meaning, and Power
The Anthropology of Food and Body explores the way that making, eating, and thinking about food reveal culturally determined gender-power relations in diverse societies. This book brings feminist and anthropological theories to bear on these provocative issues and will interest anyone investigating the relationship between food, the body, and cultural notions of gender.
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Review: The Anthropology of Food and Body: Gender, Meaning and PowerUser Review - Sophie - Goodreads
Really interesting collection of essays on women and their relationship with food and the body, although a little outdated now Read full review
Review: The Anthropology of Food and Body: Gender, Meaning and PowerUser Review - julie - Goodreads
a bit 90s in that postmodern, doesn't-stand-the-test-of-time sorta way. Read full review