Author Finkelstein, Joanne
Title Dining out : a sociology of modern manners / Joanne Finkelstein
Imprint New York : New York University Press, 1989
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Ethnology Library  GT2853.U5 F56 1989    AVAILABLE    30520020290400
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  395.54 F4958 1989    AVAILABLE  -  30500101492646
Descript 199 p. ; 24 cm
Note Bibliography: p. [186]-[194]
Includes index
Part I, Dining out ; 1, The meanings of food in the public domain -- 2, The modern restauranat: a diorama of desire -- 3, Dining out -- Part II, The manners of modernity ; 4, Pleasure and desire -- 5, Manners and the expression of desire -- 6, Fashions in taste -- 7, Civility
Subject Food habits -- United States
Dinners and dining -- United States
Restaurants -- United States
United States -- Social life and customs