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foodways
Subject Category
B Rural and Agricultural Sociology
Q Food and Human Nutrition
S Biological Sciences
Definition
The eating habits, culinary practices, and food/health beliefs of a people, region, or historical period, focusing on the medicinal, sociological, cultural, psychological and/or historical uses of foods.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/10108.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/10108
Used For
culinary heritage
food culture
food heritage
food history
food taboos
food ways
Broader Term
anthropology
human nutrition
Narrower Term
food beliefs
locavores
Related Term
archaeobotany
culture and humanities
eating habits
ethnobotany
food acceptability
food choices
food preparation
religious dietary laws
traditional foods
Spanish
hábitos culinarios
Term Number
10108