The Resource Combat-ready kitchen : how the U.S. military shapes the way you eat, Anastacia Marx de Salcedo, (eaudio)

Combat-ready kitchen : how the U.S. military shapes the way you eat, Anastacia Marx de Salcedo, (eaudio)

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Combat-ready kitchen : how the U.S. military shapes the way you eat
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Combat-ready kitchen
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how the U.S. military shapes the way you eat
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Anastacia Marx de Salcedo
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eng
Summary
You probably don't realize that your supermarket is filled with foods that have a military origin: canned goods, packaged deli meats, TV dinners, cling wrap, energy bars . . . the list is almost endless. In fact, there's a watered-down combat ration lurking in practically every bag, box, can, bottle, jar, and carton Americans buy. Anastacia Marx de Salcedo shows how the Department of Defense Combat Feeding Directorate plans, funds, and spreads the food science that enables it to produce cheap, imperishable rations. It works with an immense network of university, government, and industry collaborators such as ADM, ConAgra, General Mills, Hershey, Hormel, Mars, Nabisco, Reynolds, Smithfield, Swift, Tyson and Unilever. It's a good deal for both sides: the conglomerates get exclusive patents or a headstart on the next breakthrough technology; the Army ensures that it has commercial suppliers if it ever needs to manufacture millions of rations. And for us consumers, who eat this food originally designed for soldiers on the battlefield? We're the guinea pigs in a giant public health experiment, one in which science and technology, at the beck of the military, have taken over our kitchens
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de Salcedo, Anastacia Marx
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  • Cooney, C.S.E
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  • Food habits
  • Processed foods
  • Diet
  • Nutrition policy
  • Food industry and trade
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adult
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Combat-ready kitchen : how the U.S. military shapes the way you eat, Anastacia Marx de Salcedo, (eaudio)
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 11 min.))
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9781494593865
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MWT11413162
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11413162
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Combat-ready kitchen : how the U.S. military shapes the way you eat, Anastacia Marx de Salcedo, (eaudio)
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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digital storage
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not applicable
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unknown
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  • not applicable
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 11 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781494593865
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11413162
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unknown
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11413162
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MWT11413162
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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