Sociology of Nutrition

A final research paper on any sociological aspect of nutrition, an expanded written version of your online presentation with more detail and in-depth discussion of your research will be due on the last day of class.  The paper should reference at least 8-10 peer reviewed journal articles and be tied in to one or more of the chapter topics covered in class as it relates to both 1.) historical/traditional cultural practices, attitudes, etc. and, 2.) current practices, attitudes, etc.  as well as the transition time/process/developments  that lead to revised or acculturated new habits and attitudes.