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The Resource Appetite for profit : how the food industry undermines our health and how to fight back, Michele Simon

Appetite for profit : how the food industry undermines our health and how to fight back, Michele Simon

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Appetite for profit : how the food industry undermines our health and how to fight back
Title
Appetite for profit
Title remainder
how the food industry undermines our health and how to fight back
Statement of responsibility
Michele Simon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Simon, Michele
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Food industry and trade
  • Nutrition
  • Food habits
Label
Appetite for profit : how the food industry undermines our health and how to fight back, Michele Simon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Ch. 1. Anatomy of a food corporation : why we can't trust them -- Ch. 2. Personal responsibility, energy balance, and other distractions -- Ch. 3. Freedom from choice : distortions of all-American values -- Ch. 4. Nutriwashing fast food -- Ch. 5. Nutriwashing processed foods -- Ch. 6. "Responsible marketing" to kids -- Ch. 7. Exposing government complicity -- Ch. 8. Co-opting the science -- Ch. 9. Eating in the dark : nutrition labeling in restaurants -- Ch. 10. Battling big food in schools -- Ch. 11. Regulating junk food marketing to children -- Ch. 12. Scapegoating lawyers -- Ch. 13. The bigger picture -- App. 1. Anti-glossary -- App. 2. Guide to industry groups and spin doctoring -- App. 3. Myth vs. reality : nutrition labeling at fast-food and other chain restaurants -- App. 4. Taking back our schools -- App. 5. Protect your legal rights -- App. 6. Resources for positive change
Control code
ocm74490503
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxii, 392 p.
Isbn
9781560259978
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Appetite for profit : how the food industry undermines our health and how to fight back, Michele Simon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Ch. 1. Anatomy of a food corporation : why we can't trust them -- Ch. 2. Personal responsibility, energy balance, and other distractions -- Ch. 3. Freedom from choice : distortions of all-American values -- Ch. 4. Nutriwashing fast food -- Ch. 5. Nutriwashing processed foods -- Ch. 6. "Responsible marketing" to kids -- Ch. 7. Exposing government complicity -- Ch. 8. Co-opting the science -- Ch. 9. Eating in the dark : nutrition labeling in restaurants -- Ch. 10. Battling big food in schools -- Ch. 11. Regulating junk food marketing to children -- Ch. 12. Scapegoating lawyers -- Ch. 13. The bigger picture -- App. 1. Anti-glossary -- App. 2. Guide to industry groups and spin doctoring -- App. 3. Myth vs. reality : nutrition labeling at fast-food and other chain restaurants -- App. 4. Taking back our schools -- App. 5. Protect your legal rights -- App. 6. Resources for positive change
Control code
ocm74490503
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxii, 392 p.
Isbn
9781560259978
Other physical details
ill.

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