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The Resource Fast food nation : the dark side of the all-American meal, Eric Schlosser ; [with a new afterword]

Fast food nation : the dark side of the all-American meal, Eric Schlosser ; [with a new afterword]

Label
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 ; [with a new afterword]
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schlosser, Eric
Dewey number
338.1/973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
TX945.3
LC item number
.S355 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fast food restaurants
  • Food industry and trade
  • Convenience foods
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 ; [with a new afterword]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "One of TIME's 100 best nonfiction books" --Cover
  • "The dark side of the All-American meal" --Cover
  • "With a new afterward" --Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 280-341) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
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 -- Afterword -- Photo credits -- Notes
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Mariner Books edition
Extent
362 pages
Isbn
9780547750330
Lccn
2012392290
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations and photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)781202120
  • (OCoLC)ocn781202120
  • 457432
Label
Fast food nation : the dark side of the all-American meal, Eric Schlosser ; [with a new afterword]
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "One of TIME's 100 best nonfiction books" --Cover
  • "The dark side of the All-American meal" --Cover
  • "With a new afterward" --Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 280-341) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
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 -- Afterword -- Photo credits -- Notes
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Mariner Books edition
Extent
362 pages
Isbn
9780547750330
Lccn
2012392290
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations and photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)781202120
  • (OCoLC)ocn781202120
  • 457432

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