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              Books by Nancy J. Pollock

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              These Roots Remain: Food Habit in Islands of the Central and Eastern Pacific Since Western Contact
                 

              These Roots Remain: Food Habit in Islands of the Central and Eastern Pacific Since Western Contact (Hardback)

              By Pollock, Nancy J.

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              Addresses the question of South Pacific peoples retaining their cultural and dietary attachment to traditional food sources despite Westernization. Explores the values of food, not only in diet and health but also as a symbol of power and well-being that structures social life.

              ISBN 9780939154517
              Released AU 1 Dec 1996
              Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Social Aspects of Obesity
               

              Social Aspects of Obesity (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Garine, I. de; Pollock, Nancy J.

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              This collection of essays examines obesity not as an objective medical or psychological problem, but as a subjective social and cultural phenomenon. Both the negative casting of obesity in developed countries and the traditional positive view of obesity are juxtaposed.

              ISBN 9782884491860
              Released AU 3 Oct 1995
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Culture & Ecology of Food & Nutrition
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