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Online Resources Related to the Sociology of Food
American Sociological Association
A simple search for "food" at this site offers up a vast amount of articles relating to the sociology of food in our society from obesity in children to studies of junk food in schools.
FDA: U. S. Food and Drug Administration
The food page contains resources for consumers and educators about safety, recalls, nutrition, news, research, and popular topics.
Dedicated to discovering, exploring and promoting the world's foods, their histories, and relevance today.
A website containing food safety information from agencies such as the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Covers information on recalls and alerts, government response to food poisoning, news, expert advice and other helpful information relating to food in society.
Created by a reference librarian with a passion for food history. Timeline of food from pre-17,000BC to current day, with links to a variety of information and recipes.
World of Food Science
Published by the Institute of Food Technologists and the International Union of Food Technology, this online magazine offers full-text to archived materials for and about the global food industry. Free access is also provided for association news, regional reports, and policy papers.
The World of Food Science
Published by the Institute of Food Technologists and the International Union of Food Technology.
New York Times: Food
Latest articles about food from the New York Times
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