Book Discussion on Food Politics

Ms. Nestle talked about her book Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition and Health, published by University of… read more

Ms. Nestle talked about her book Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition and Health, published by University of California Press. In her book, the food industry veteran analyzes how much influence the food industry has and what effect that has on consumers. The author asserts that some of these effects are an increased intake of junk food, dietary recommendations that are not always entirely accurate, and weight gain. After her presentation the author answered questions from members of the audience. close

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  • Darling, Amanda Coordinator Harvard Book Store->Academic Marketing
  • Nestle, Marion Chair New York University->Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health

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Book Discussion on Food Politics

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Program ID:
170226-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
May 27, 2002
Last Aired:
Feb 22, 2009

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  • May 27, 2002 | 5:44am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 27, 2002 | 3:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 16, 2002 | 2:25am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 21, 2009 | 1:08pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 21, 2009 | 7:08pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 22, 2009 | 1:08am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 22, 2009 | 7:08am EST | C-SPAN 3
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