Food Studies

The purpose of this guide is to help you successfully locate high-quality information for your research project in Food Studies

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Food Studies

Food studies is an interdisciplinary subject that intersects with multiple areas of study, including agriculture, biology, health science, history, literature, foodways (social science), and the environmental sciences. Use this guide as a place to begin your research. 

Suggested Search Terms

  • Ethics of eating
  • Food
  • Food -- Social aspects
  • Food AND culture
  • Food AND environment
  • Food AND identity
  • Foodscape
  • Foodscape mapping
  • Food culture
  • Food studies
  • Foodways

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