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The Role of Personal and Socio-environmental Factors in Vending Food and Beverage Purchases among College Students

Using qualitative research methods including observations, interviews, and focus groups, this study investigated the role of personal and socio-environmental factors in vending food and beverage consumption patterns of college students.

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Published online: October 13, 2014

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Heavy Metal Contamination Levels in Vegetables Grown in an Urban Community Garden in the Northeast USA: A Preliminary Study

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Published online: October 13, 2014

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Shifts in Spanish Flavors: Tracking Social Change in 18 Meals

This project examines the central role of food in the movie "18 Meals." The movie uses food as an expressive cinematic and symbolic tool to communicate Spain’s contemporary societal challenges.

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A Program to Increase Dietary Consumption of Plant-based Foods among University Students

A program to increase dietary consumption of plant-based foods was implemented with sixteen students attending a university in the Texas-Mexico border region where poverty and obesity rates are high.

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Published online: August 15, 2014

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Network Governance and Leadership: Lessons Learned from the Douglas County Communities Putting Prevention to Work Farm to School Program

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Published online: August 15, 2014

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A Meaty Discourse: What Makes Meat News?

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Published online: August 15, 2014

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Las Vegas Food District: The Integration of Agricultural Urbanism and Regenerative Design

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Published online: August 15, 2014

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Can We Feed Ourselves? An Exploration of New Mexico Agricultural Production

Can farms located in the desert southwest grow enough food to support the growing population? We examine this question for the state of New Mexico. The answer might surprise you.

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Published online: August 15, 2014

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The Cultural Politics of Food in China: From the Manchu-Han Imperial Feast to the Clean Your Plate Campaign

This paper analyzes the political meaning expressed by food in Chinese culture. The significance, correlation and difference of two cases and their connection to politics will be fully discussed.

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Published online: July 10, 2014

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The Food Industry in the Creative Economy: A Legal Perspective

The paper deals with the regulatory challenges deriving from the qualification of the food industry as a part of the “creative economy” underlying the global governance debate.

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Published online: July 10, 2014

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