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Women and food chains: the gendered politics of food.

@article{Allen2007WomenAF,
  title={Women and food chains: the gendered politics of food.},
  author={P. Allen and C. Sachs},
  journal={International Journal of the Sociology of Agriculture and Food},
  year={2007},
  volume={15},
  pages={1-23}
}
  • P. Allen, C. Sachs
  • Published 2007
  • Economics
  • International Journal of the Sociology of Agriculture and Food
  • hr ge the me oughout history, the social relations of food have been organized along lines of nder. Today, in most societies women continue to carry the responsibility for ntal and manual labor of food provision—the most basic labor of care. Women's involvement with food constructs who they are in the world—as individuals, family members, and workers—in deep, complex, and often contradictory ways. Women perform the majority of food-related work, but they control few resources and hold little… CONTINUE READING
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