By E. Melanie DuPuis
Drawing on social and political heritage in addition to the historical past of technology and pop culture, Dangerous Digestion examines how American principles approximately nutritional reform replicate broader pondering social reform. encouraged through new clinical stories of the human physique as a metabiome—a collaboration of species instead of an remoted, intact, secure, and bounded individual—E. Melanie DuPuis invokes a brand new metaphor—digestion—to reimagine the American physique politic, commencing social modifications to rules of combining, fermentation, and collaboration. In doing so, the writer explores how social activists can reconsider politics as inclusive approaches that contain the inherently dicy blending of cultures, standpoints, and ideas.
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Dangerous Digestion: The Politics of American Dietary Advice (California Studies in Food and Culture) by E. Melanie DuPuis