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Burger - (Object Lessons) by Carol J. Adams (Paperback)

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Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things.

The burger, long the All-American meal, is undergoing an identity crisis. From its shifting place in popular culture to efforts by investors such as Bill Gates to create the non-animal burger that can feed the world, the burger's identity has become as malleable as that patty of protein itself, before it is thrown on a grill. Carol Adams's Burger is a fast-paced and eclectic exploration of the history, business, cultural dynamics, and gender politics of the ordinary hamburger.

Object Lessons is published in partnership with an essay series in The Atlantic.

Number of Pages: 174
Genre: Social Science, Literary Criticism, Philosophy
Series Title: Object Lessons
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Academic
Author: Carol J. Adams
Language: English
Street Date: March 8, 2018
TCIN: 53457248
UPC: 9781501329463
Item Number (DPCI): 248-70-0923
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