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Author Harbottle, Lynn.

Title Food for health, food for wealth : the performance of ethnic and gender identities by Iranian settlers in Britain / Lynn Harbottle
Published New York : Berghahn Books, 2000

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Description vii, 184 pages ; 23 cm
Series The anthropology of food and nutrition ; v. 3
Anthropology of food and nutrition ; v. 3
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Anthropological Approaches to the Study of Food and Consumption -- 3. Food, the Body and Taste -- 4. Nutritious and Delicious: Iranian Women and their Domestic Food-work -- 5. Food and Health: Traditional and Modern Influences -- 6. Incorporation, Identity and Health -- 7. Food for Wealth: Iranian Entrepreneurs in the Fast-Food Trade -- 8. The Restaurant Trade and the Invisibility of Iranian Cuisine -- 9. Performing Gender: Men, women and Food -- 10. Women, Food and Power -- 11. Childhood, Acculturation and Food -- 12. Pick N' Mix Cultures: Youth, Food and Identities -- 13. Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [171]-181) and index
Subject Iranians -- Great Britain -- Social conditions.
Iranians -- Great Britain -- Social life and customs.
Iranians -- Food -- Great Britain.
Women immigrants -- Great Britain -- Social conditions.
Women -- Iran -- Social conditions.
Food habits -- Great Britain.
Food habits -- Iran.
Iranians -- Great Britain -- Social conditiions
LC no. 99045425
ISBN 1571817409 acid-free paper