Modern Hungers

Food and Power in Twentieth-Century Germany
Author(s): 
Weinreb, Alice
ISBN: 
9780190605094
Date published: 
June 2017
Hardback
Price: 
£35.99

Spanning World War I to the fall of the Berlin Wall, Modern Hungers shows how food and hunger have been central to economic policy, political identity, and everyday life in modern Germany. It historicizes contemporary issues ranging from the obesity epidemic to the gender-wage gap to famine relief.