Building a Housewife's Paradise: Gender, Politics, and American Grocery Stores in the Twentieth Century
Supermarkets are a mundane feature in the landscape, but as Tracey Deutsch reveals, they represent a major transformation in the ways that Americans feed themselves. In her examination of the history of food distribution in the United States, Deutsch demonstrates the important roles that gender, business, class, and the state played in the evolution of American grocery sto...more
Hardcover, 337 pages
Published May 1st 2010 by University of North Carolina Press
(first published 2010)
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