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37 results for “Eric Schlosser”.


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3 Pages
Term Paper

Agriculture

Evaluating the Book Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser

Words: 1079
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Eric Schlosser's book "Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal" is, first of all, "a fierce indictment of the fast food industry" Everything ranging from the…

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5 Pages
Essay

Agriculture

Compare and Contrast Upton Sinclair's The Jungle to Eric Schlosser's Fast Food Nation

Words: 1739
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Jungle and Fast Food Nation The American meat industry has been a source of public contention ever since industrialization, periodically brought to the fore by investigations into and revelations…

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4 Pages
Essay

Agriculture

Eat Eric Schlosser Eric Schlosser

Words: 1361
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Schlosser emphasizes his point by recognizing Supreme Beef Processors, "one of the main suppliers of ground beef to the National School Lunch Program" ("Hamburger with Those"), as a company…

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5 Pages
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Agriculture

Schlosser Fast Food Nation

Words: 2025
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Schlosser: Fast Food Nation The fast food industry has been infused into the every nook and corner of American Society over the last three decades. The industry seen to…

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15 Pages
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Agriculture

Decline of the American Diet

Words: 5127
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The meat comes from a local independent packing company that doesn't buy beef that has been injected with growth hormones; the buns are from a bakery in Pueblo, Colorado;…

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2 Pages
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Agriculture

Fast Food Nation the Ramifications of Technology

Words: 612
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Fast Food Nation The Ramifications of Technology on Health Care and elfare of Animals and Meatpacking orkers in "Fast Food Nation" by Eric Schlosser In the book "Fast Food…

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6 Pages
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Agriculture

American Politics

Words: 1888
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Food Nation is the kind of book that you hope young people read because it demonstrates far better than any social studies class the need for government regulation, the…

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5 Pages
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Literature

Mass Culture and Popular Culture and Studying Bestsellers Books

Words: 1710
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Mass Culture and Popular Culture and Studying Bestsellers Books This paper takes into account the differences in the best sellers written in the 1980's and in the 1990's. It…

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Computers

Obesity Is When a Person Has an

Words: 1778
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Obesity is when a person has an unhealthy amount of body fat. It causes a person to be overweight in all aspects of the body. There is a lot…

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2 Pages
Research Paper

Sports - Drugs

Reefer Madness Sex Drugs and

Words: 696
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

S. is the world's leading producer of pornographic media. The Reagan dministration was obsessed with prosecuting pornographers, and eventually convicted one of the industry's earliest producers, a man named…

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2 Pages
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Agriculture

Hindering Society Is Our Industrial

Words: 660
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

" In one supreme irony, as McDonald's makes Americans less healthy, McDonald's as a company is dependant on poorly-paid workers who receive few benefits, including healthcare. The workers are…

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6 Pages
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Business

Total Rewards What Incentivizes Workers

Words: 2062
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

McDonald's: Total ewards Introduction to and purpose of the organization Historically, the fast food industry as a whole has a very high rate of employee turnover. Employees tend to…

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6 Pages
Thesis

Careers

Compensation The Changing Face of

Words: 2076
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Thesis

Offering benefits such as healthcare and even stock options to lower-level employees, a compensation strategy also pursued by Starbucks (a company both literally and figuratively 'green' in its image),…

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13 Pages
Term Paper

Agriculture

Pizza Hut in Egypt and

Words: 3946
Length: 13 Pages
Type: Term Paper

This is largely due to the fact that, despite the constant sense of rejection of western influence among the older generation, the young generation of Muslim teenagers is more…

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10 Pages
Essay

Business - Advertising

Decision to Purchase Use or Consume the

Words: 2869
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Essay

decision to purchase, use or consume the product of a particular brand is not simply a utilitarian decision that focuses on what goods a consumer wants, it is also…

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3 Pages
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Agriculture

Causes for the Popularity of

Words: 1101
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

"In toy stores, children can become accustomed to food brands early by buying a Hostess bake set, Barbie's Pizza Hut play set or Fisher-Price's Oreo Matchin' Middles game. and,…

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3 Pages
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Business - Miscellaneous

Researching a Call for Action

Words: 1208
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

com. (2006) Nutritional information database retrieved 13 Dec 2006 at Fitday.com. (2006) Nutritional information database retrieved 13 Dec 2006 at < http://fitday.com/> Severson, Kim. (13 Dec 2003) "New York…

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3 Pages
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Agriculture

Tainted Meat Recalls of Tainted Meat by

Words: 1118
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Tainted Meat Recalls of tainted meat by government authorities Consumers don't know when and where it's being recalled from III. The Solution -- Disclosure The Case Against Disclosure hy…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Agriculture

Perception Smell Taste and Sight

Words: 2825
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

In the same way, if one were to intentionally color the inside of a piece of apple a dark brown color, a color that is generally associated with rotten…

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6 Pages
Essay

Disease

Shopping as an Addiction

Words: 2280
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Addictive Virus" -- later to become the thirteenth chapter of their bestselling book Affluenza -- John De Graaf, David ann, and Thomas H. Naylor engage in a highly rhetorical…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Agriculture

Why In-N-Out Should Expand East

Words: 893
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

In-N-Out Burger is a beloved institution on the est Coast because of its high-quality ingredients; its fresh, made-to-order taste, and the popularity of its not-so-secret menu which gives loyal…

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2 Pages
Essay

American History

What Are the Different Types of Cuisine in America

Words: 656
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

American Cuisine As Davis, McBride et al. (2008), cuisine is "a form of cultural expression in the same way that sculpture and dance are" (p. 2). Thus, if we…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Agriculture

Ethical Principle

Words: 557
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Ethical Principle Fast Food Nation" is an excellent treatise on the growth of the fast food business in North America. Schlosser points out many of the serious concerns that…

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2 Pages
Research Proposal

Agriculture

Ling Peter Jefferson and the

Words: 621
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

Our palates have become so trained to enjoy this type of artificiality since childhood we can no longer appreciate the real foods themselves. While food preservation might be helpful…

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11 Pages
Term Paper

Sociology

Sociology Mcdonald's There Are Numerous

Words: 3325
Length: 11 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Accordingly, the significance of the application of the conflict perspective to American food is that its accuracy is so blatantly valid that it has progressed almost unnoticed through our…

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6 Pages
Essay

Agriculture

Count Includes Cover Page Abstract Table Contents

Words: 1956
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

count includes cover page, abstract, table contents, list references appendices; place supporting material exceeds word limit appendices. Ray Kroc's organizational process of 'McDonaldization' and the birth of the American…

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35 Pages
Research Proposal

Economics

Hedge Fund Management Technique the

Words: 9602
Length: 35 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

2.3: Theme I: This study's first theme defines hedge funds and presents a synopsis of their history. 2.: Theme 2: Ways hedge funds compare to mutual funds are noted…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Agriculture

McDonald Fast Food

Words: 2227
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Fast food is a phenomenon that has become part of the American way of life during the past few decades. However the convenience of fast foods has resulted in…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Business - Management

Taylorism and Fordism Have Been

Words: 1896
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

If it has, how has it? If it hasn't, how much is it left? Fordism thus remains. It remains in worker surveillance, to guard against morality and time theft.…

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3 Pages
Essay

Agriculture

Quality Management Compare and Contrast

Words: 1069
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

"In India, there are no Big Macs because the Hindu people don't eat beef. However, they have the Maharaja Mac, which a Big Mac is made of lamb or…

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15 Pages
Research Proposal

Sports - Drugs

U S Government Legalize Marijuana The

Words: 4538
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

There is much more to the issue and how it is addressed than that (Seamon, 2007). These states are: Alaska California Colorado Hawaii Maine Maryland Michigan Montana Nevada New…

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3 Pages
Thesis

Careers

Spencer Education for the New

Words: 1339
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Thesis

Granted it is argued that not all new employment opportunities are managerial in nature, but even if the 20% figure frequently quoted regarding the percentage of managerial occupations open…

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2 Pages
Essay

Agriculture

Threats to Hank's Lifestyle Development Has Taken

Words: 660
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

threats to Hank's lifestyle. Development has taken over grazing land. Another issue is that environmentalists demanding that practices like Hank's be made illegal (Schlosser 134). Also, the race track…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Sociology

Guidebook for Living in Modernity

Words: 2176
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Living in Modernity in Three Easy Steps Perhaps it is only appropriate that a so-called guidebook to living in modernity is not in fact a book at all, but…

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6 Pages
Book Report

Business

Yum Brands

Words: 2118
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Book Report

Aspects such as weight reduction, disease reduction, and overall peak performance will be emphasized (Jeffery, 2006). Sponsoring many of Australia's more popular sporting events with the products would also…

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5 Pages

New Jim Crow Essay

Words: 1730
Length: 5 Pages
Type:

New Jim Crow Michelle Alexander, the author of The New Jim Crow, is a professor at Union Theological Seminary, a New York Times columnist, and civil rights lawyer and…

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4 Pages
Book Report

Drama - English

Sugar and Power The Sweet History of

Words: 1080
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Book Report

Sugar and Power: he Sweet History of Sugar in the Modern Era Chef's Name "he story can be summed up in a few sentences," asserts Sydney Mintz, Professor at…

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