Street Food PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Street Food free pdf Prepared foods, for sale in streets, squares or markets, are ubiquitous around the world and throughout history. This volume is one of the first to provide a comprehensive social science perspective on street food, illustrating its immense cultural diversity and economic significance, both in developing and developed countries. Key issues addressed include: policy, regulation and governance of street food and vendors- production and trade patterns ranging from informal subsistence to modern forms of enterprise- the key role played by female vendors- historical roots and cultural meanings of selling and eating food in the street- food safety and nutrition issues. Many chapters provide case studies from specific cities in different regions of the world. These include North America (Atlanta, Philadelphia, Portland, Toronto, Vancouver), Central and South America (Bogota, Buenos Aires, La Paz, Lima, Mexico City, Montevideo, Santiago, Salvador da Bahia), Asia (Bangkok, Dhaka, Penang), Africa (Accra, Abidjan, Bamako, Freetown, Mozambique) and Europe (Amsterdam).

About Ryzia De Cassia Vieira Cardoso

Ryzia De Cassia Vieira Cardoso is an Associate Professor at the School of Nutrition, Federal University of Bahia, Brazil. Michele Companion is an Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, USA. Stefano Roberto Marras is a Sociologist and president of Street Food SQUARE, a non-profit organization based in Milan, Italy."

Details Book

Author : Ryzia De Cassia Vieira Cardoso
Publisher : Routledge
Data Published : 01 August 2014
ISBN : 1315776251
EAN : 9781315776255
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 301 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Street Food



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • Mediterranean Street Food free pdfMediterranean Street Food

    In Mediterranean Street Food. Anissa Helou brings together some of the most memorable food in the world - everyday delicacies sold by street vendors or in simple shops. Interspersed with fascinating stories of her food adventures across the continents..


  • Mediterranean Street Food free pdfMediterranean Street Food

    In Mediterranean Street Food. Anissa Helou brings together some of the most memorable food in the world - everyday delicacies sold by street vendors or in simple shops..


  • The Informal American City free pdfThe Informal American City

    Every day in American cities street vendors spread out their wares on sidewalks. food trucks serve lunch from the curb. and homeowners hold sales in their front yards -- examples of the wide range of informal activities that take place largely beyond the reach of government regulation..


  • The Cultural Politics of Food and Eating free pdfThe Cultural Politics of Food and Eating

    "The Cultural Politics of Food and Eating" offers an ethnographically informed perspective on the ways in which people use food to make sense of life in an increasingly interconnected world. This work uses food as a central idiom for teaching about culture and addresses broad themes such as globalization..


  • Argentinian Street Food free pdfArgentinian Street Food

    Bringing you authentic recipes that sit at the heart of Argentina's cuisine. Argentinian Street Food is divided into chapters that focus on different aspects of Argentinian food and how best to recreate it at home..


  • Street Food free pdfStreet Food

    . Prepared foods, for sale in streets, squares or markets, are ubiquitous around the world and throughout history. This volume is one of the first to provide a comprehensive social science perspective