Our Food Problems

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  • Paperback
  • 176 pages
  • Our Food Problems
  • Tim Lang
  • 09 April 2019
  • 014198760X

About the Author: Tim Lang

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Our Food Problems The British Were Once Famous Worldwide For Being Uninterested In Food And Ourfood Being Brown This Is No Longer The Case UK Food Has Changed Remarkablyin The Last Half Century Our Food Has Europeanised Pizza Is Children S Favouritefood And Internationalised We Eat The World S Cuisines , Yet The Food Culture Isfragmented, A Mix Of Mass Ultra Processed Foods High In Salt, Sugar And Fat Alongside Food As Varied And Good As Anywhere On The Planet This Is Partly Theeffect Of Europeanisation But Mainly Because The UK Has Got Wealthier, Allowingaspirations And Tastes To Flower.This Book Takes Stock Of The UK Food System Where It Comes From, What Weeat, Its Impact, Its Fragilities And Strengths It S A Book On The Politics Of Food Itargues That The UK S Brexit Vote Is An Enforced Opportunity To Review Our Foodsystem This Is Sorely Needed A Deep Reflection By The UK State Began Afterthe Shock Of The Oil Food Commodity Price Spike 2007 08 And The GreatRecession This Policy Was, Alas, Curtailed By The Coalition And Torygovernments Which Both Argued The Food System Should Just Keep Going As Ithad Been The Future, They Said, Lay In A Burst Of Agri Technology And Exports To Pay For The Massive Food Imports Our Food Problems Argues That This And Other Approaches Are Short Sighted, Against The Public Interest, And Possibly Even Strategically Folly Setting A Newcourse For UK Food Is No Easy Task, However, But It S A Process, This Book Willurges, That Needs To Begin.

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