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Review: Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition and Health ( California Studies in Food and Culture #3)

User Review  - Natalia - Goodreads

Great overview of the problems that politics + lobbying causes in getting science-based nutrition to be the foundation of our country's health policies Read full review

Review: Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition and Health ( California Studies in Food and Culture #3)

User Review  - Katharine Rudzitis - Goodreads

I already want to forget some of what I read, because I knew so little about food lobbying and marketing in the USA. Good to read, but be prepared for some unpleasant surprises. Read full review

Review: Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition and Health ( California Studies in Food and Culture #3)

User Review  - Paula - Goodreads

This is the book that started everyone thinking about the foods they eat. If you think that exercise is more important in losing weight than what you eat; if you think that junk food is okay so long ... Read full review

Review: Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition and Health ( California Studies in Food and Culture #3)

User Review  - Joe Winslow - Goodreads

Changed the way I think about what, why and how we produce and consume the food we do in the country. A thought provoking tome. Caveat, this is not a healthy eating guide or light reading book written ... Read full review

Review: Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition and Health ( California Studies in Food and Culture #3)

User Review  - Kathryne Battersby - Goodreads

This is worth a read to try and get your head around the politics related to the modern food industry, but to be honest the facts got in the way. The detail and length were killing me and I didn't finish the book...I'm glad I read the parts I did. Read full review

Review: Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition and Health ( California Studies in Food and Culture #3)

User Review  - sologdin - Goodreads

very nuts and bolts, not exciting or sensational or unforeseeable--but a strong presentation of how regulation of nutrition is crafted to please food industry interests. we are not surprised that ... Read full review

Review: Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition and Health ( California Studies in Food and Culture #3)

User Review  - Susan Sherman - Goodreads

A must read for anyone who considers themselves a food and nutrition expert. She is not an easy read—like Michael Pollan— but is afact finders and supports all of her statements well. Read full review

Review: Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition and Health ( California Studies in Food and Culture #3)

User Review  - Anne Green - Goodreads

Described as an "engrossing expose" of the food industry in the US,the book is an account of the unscrupulous practices pursued by those with commercial interests in marketing food, interests which it ... Read full review

Review: Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition and Health ( California Studies in Food and Culture #3)

User Review  - Michele - Goodreads

How can you not love a class with Food Politics on the syllabus? Read full review

Review: Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition and Health ( California Studies in Food and Culture #3)

User Review  - Yana Manyukhina - Goodreads

Food Politics, written by a nutrition expert Marion Nestle, provides detailed history of the evolution of US nutrition policy and food industry's active part in shaping government dietary guidelines ... Read full review

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