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Accounting for Taste : The Triumph of French Cuisine

Accounting for Taste : The Triumph of French Cuisine - 04 edition

Accounting for Taste : The Triumph of French Cuisine - 04 edition

ISBN13: 9780226243245

ISBN10: 0226243249

Accounting for Taste : The Triumph of French Cuisine by Priscilla Parkhurst Ferguson - ISBN 9780226243245
Edition: 04
Copyright: 2004
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Published: 2004
International: No
Accounting for Taste : The Triumph of French Cuisine by Priscilla Parkhurst Ferguson - ISBN 9780226243245

ISBN13: 9780226243245

ISBN10: 0226243249

Summary

Not a history of French cuisine, 'Accounting for Taste' focuses instead on the people, places & institutions that have made this cuisine what it is today: a privileged vehicle for national identity, a model of cultural ascendancy, & a pivotal site where practice & performance intersect.