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Sociology 2110 Food, Culture, and Society
A survey of the study of food through a socio-cultural lens. We will examine the symbolic meanings of food and investigate how food practices intersect with gender, race, social class, age and place. We explore the relationship of individuals in society to food systems, production and consumption patterns, health, nutrition and the body, the environment, food policy, and food security.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s):

Sociology 1100 or permission of the Chair of the Department of Sociology

Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Notes: Students who have previous credit in Sociology 2112 with topic title "Food, Culture, and Globalization" may not take Sociology 2110 for credit.
Course Classifications: Type B: Social Sciences