The Resource Food and society in classical antiquity, Peter Garnsey

Food and society in classical antiquity, Peter Garnsey

Label
Food and society in classical antiquity
Title
Food and society in classical antiquity
Statement of responsibility
Peter Garnsey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a general study of food in antiquity. The book deals with food as food or nutrition. It also treats the non-food uses of food, focusing on the role of food in forming and marking the social hierarchy. Food defines the group, whether social, religious, philosophical or political
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
394.1/2/0937
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT2853.G8
LC item number
G37 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Key themes in ancient history
Label
Food and society in classical antiquity, Peter Garnsey
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-168) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Preface; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER 1 Diet; CHAPTER 2 Food and the economy; CHAPTER 3 Food crisis; CHAPTER 4 Malnutrition; CHAPTER 5 Otherness; CHAPTER 6 Forbidden foods; CHAPTER 7 Food and the family; CHAPTER 8 Haves and havenots; CHAPTER 9 You are with whom you eat; Conclusion: choice and necessity; Bibliographical essay; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocm57301242
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 175 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511059919
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ebl217852
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b21987531
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57301242
  • ebsco0511059914

Library Locations

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