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Anthropology of Food and Nutrition Today

Type of publication: Research Article

About author(s)

Mikhail E. Kabitskii | kabitski@yahoo.es | Lomonosov Moscow State University | Russian State University for the Humanities


food, nutrition, ethnographic study of food, anthropology of nutrition


Studies in anthropology of food and nutrition are increasingly conducted and called-for in today’s world. The article briefly surveys the development of research in this area from the traditional ways of ethnographic food description to the contemporary complex interdisciplinary approaches that involve methods of humanities, social, and natural science disciplines, as well as their applied aspects.


Kabitskii, M.E. 2011. Anthropology of Food and Nutrition Today. Etnograficheskoe obozrenie 1: 3-7

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