Analysis of Food Preferences for Policy: A Case Study of the Latino Community in Somerville.

Caplan, Emily B.
2014

Abstract: Obesity is a rising health concern in the United States, and availability of healthy foods in grocery stores is an important factor. Lacking from the current literature in this area is a culturally specific analysis of what drives food preferences and a consideration of culture in the development of healthy food policies. This study examines the motivations behind food preferences in a s... read more

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Undergraduate honors theses
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Senior honors thesis.
Tufts University. International Relations Program.
Obesity--Massachusetts--Somerville.
Food preferences--Massachusetts--Somerville.
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http://hdl.handle.net/10427/002012
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