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Finger Lickin’ Good: An Analytical Investigation into the Urban Diet
Master of Liberal Studies Theses
  • Jennifer T.R. Tomlinson, Rollins College
Date of Award
2011
Thesis Type
Open Access
Degree Name
Master of Liberal Studies
Advisor(s)
Dr. Eric Smaw
Abstract
In this analysis, the origins, customs and implications of fast-food culture will be explored with important focus on the customs of fast-food urban eating. Research indicates that lower-income urban areas are more likely to consume fast-food. The high consumption of fast-food subsequently results in the development of social and economical implications, which include health implications, economic dilemmas, a disconnection between consumers and their consumption and issues of social classification. This analysis also explores the customs of fast-food culture of Pine Hills, Florida with added emphasis on Pine Hills’ cultural uniqueness.
Citation Information
Jennifer T.R. Tomlinson. "Finger Lickin’ Good: An Analytical Investigation into the Urban Diet" (2011)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/jennifertomlinson/1/