The Resource Eating Puerto Rico: : a history of food, culture, and identity, (electronic resource)

Eating Puerto Rico: : a history of food, culture, and identity, (electronic resource)

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Eating Puerto Rico: : a history of food, culture, and identity
Title
Eating Puerto Rico:
Title remainder
a history of food, culture, and identity
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Language
eng
Summary
Available for the first time in English, Cruz Miguel Ortiz Cuadra's magisterial history of the foods and eating habits of Puerto Rico unfolds into an examination of Puerto Rican society from the Spanish conquest to the present. Each chapter is centered on an iconic Puerto Rican foodstuff, from rice and cornmeal to beans, roots, herbs, fish, and meat. Ortiz shows how their production and consumption connects with race, ethnicity, gender, social class, and cultural appropriation in Puerto Rico. Using a multidisciplinary approach and a sweeping array of sources, Ortiz asks whether Puerto Ricans really still are what they ate. Whether judging by a host of social and economic factors--or by the foods once eaten that have now disappeared--Ortiz concludes that the nature of daily life in Puerto Rico has experienced a sea change
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Midwest
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Ortiz Cuadra, Cruz M
Dewey number
394.1/2097295
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Davidson, Russ
  • hoopla digital
Series statement
Latin America in translation/en traducciâon/em traduðcäao
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  • Food habits
  • Diet
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Eating Puerto Rico: : a history of food, culture, and identity, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11720401
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11720401
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11720401
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Eating Puerto Rico: : a history of food, culture, and identity, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11720401
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11720401
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11720401
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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