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Holiday Hunger in the UK
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Michael A. Long, Margaret Anne Defeyter, Paul B. Stretesky
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-02 - Publisher: Routledge

This timely and much-needed book focuses on the phenomenon often referred to as "holiday hunger" in the United Kingdom. The book begins by outlining the history and scope of holiday hunger – the condition that occurs when a child’s household is, or will become, food insecure during the summer holidays.
Feeding Children Inside and Outside the Home
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Vicki Harman, Benedetta Cappellini, Charlotte Faircloth
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-26 - Publisher: Routledge

This cross-disciplinary volume brings together diverse perspectives on children’s food occasions inside and outside of the home across different geographical locations. By unpacking mundane food occasions - from school dinners to domestic meals and from breakfast to snacks - Feeding Children Inside and Outside the Home shows the role of
The Rise of Food Charity in Europe
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Lambie-Mumford, Hannah, Silvasti, Tiina
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-22 - Publisher: Policy Press

As the demand for food banks and other emergency food charities continues to rise across the continent, this is the first systematic Europe-wide study of the roots and consequences of this urgent phenomenon. Leading researchers provide case studies from the UK, Finland, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Slovenia and Spain, each
What is Food?
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: Ulla Gustafsson, Rebecca O'Connell, Alizon Draper, Andrea Tonner
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-09 - Publisher: Routledge

This volume brings together contributions that provide a snapshot of current food research. What is Food? acknowledges the many dimensions of food, including its social, cultural, symbolic and sensual qualities, while also being material in that it is fundamental to our survival. The collection addresses contemporary challenges and reflects the
Addressing Food and Nutrition Security in Developed Countries
Language: en
Pages: 428
Authors: Christina M. Pollard, Sue Booth
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-31 - Publisher: MDPI

This book is a printed edition of the Special Issue Addressing Food and Nutrition Security in Developed Countries that was published in IJERPH