Nutrition and Dietetics 335: World Food Patterns

Library of the Health Sciences

Encylopedias on Food (All are Online)

Search ingredients, food sources and browse various regions (Asia, Europe, Americas, Sub-Saharan Africa and Oceania).

Two strategies with this title:

  1. Browse the table of contents, especially the sections in Part V Food and Drink around the World
  2. Use the search within this title box to type in a country or region name, e.g. india

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Country Studies for General Information

Encyclopedias on Culture (Some Online and others at the Chester Fritz Library)

Country Specific Print Encyclopedias

See examples below. Ask Reference if there is an Encyclopedia on the region you are researching: