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Food, Culture, and the Environment

UC Berkeley Summer Sessions
UC Berkeley Summer Sessions

Program description

Food, Culture, and the Environment

This course will broadly address the historical, ecological, socioeconomic, biological, political, and cultural environments impacting the human diet in addition to nutrition problems, programs, and consumer protection. It is a nutrition course with an anthropological slant that examines why we eat what we eat and contributes to the pursuit of multidisciplinary degrees in nutrition policy and planning. As an American Cultures course, we will discuss cuisines from a variety of different countries and regions, with a specific focus on those in America, and examine how race and ethnicity affect diet, food access, and the human relationship with food.


Requirements class fulfills:

  • Meets Social & Behavioral Sciences, L&S Breadth
  • American Cultures Requirement

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UC Berkeley Summer Sessions

Founded in the wake of the gold rush by leaders of the newly established 31st state, the University of California's flagship campus at Berkeley has become one of the preeminent universities in the world. UC Berkeley gradually established a distinguished...

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UC Berkeley Summer Sessions

1995 University Avenue
Suite 130
94704 Berkeley California
United States of America

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