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The Resource Fast food nation : the dark side of the all-American meal, Eric Schlosser

Fast food nation : the dark side of the all-American meal, Eric Schlosser

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
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
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
SJP
Dewey number
394.10973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1240
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • UG
  • High School
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 10.4
  • 10
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [292]-361) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
American way: Founding fathers -- Your trusted friends -- Behind the counter -- Success -- 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: Meaning of mad cow
Control code
75214840
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
383 pages, 16 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780060838584
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Fast food nation : the dark side of the all-American meal, Eric Schlosser
Publication
Note
Originally published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [292]-361) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
American way: Founding fathers -- Your trusted friends -- Behind the counter -- Success -- 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: Meaning of mad cow
Control code
75214840
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
383 pages, 16 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780060838584
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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