Loading, please wait...

product description page

At the Table : Food and Family Around the World (Hardcover)

At the Table : Food and Family Around the World (Hardcover) - image 1 of 1

About this item

This volume describes what people eat for dinner in various countries around the world: Afghanistan, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Denmark, Ethiopia, France, Germany, Wales, Greece, Ireland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Mali, Mexico, the Netherlands, Nicaragua, Poland, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russia, Senegal, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, Uganda, and the US. Each entry details who does the shopping, who cooks, who sits at the table and how they eat, what customs or rituals they observe, how the food is cooked and served, and who cleans up, as well as recipes. Contributors are food and other researchers from these and other countries. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)

What's for dinner? Not just in America, but around the world? And how is it cooked, what's the historical significance of that food, how is it served and consumed, and who gets to clean up? This book provides fascinating insight into how dinner is defined in countries around the world.

Number of Pages: 342
Genre: Social Science, Cooking + Food + Wine
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Greenwood Pub Group
Language: English
Street Date: April 4, 2016
TCIN: 23937259
UPC: 9781610697378
Item Number (DPCI): 247-49-7844
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.
In stock - free standard shipping with REDcard
Not in stores

Ratings & reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.

*See offer details. Restrictions apply. Pricing, promotions and availability may vary by location and at Target.com.