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ITAL 0077: Italian Foodways: Culinary & Cultural (R)evolution: Home


Welcome to my Research Sources page for Italian Foodways!

Chao Chen, your class research librarian
Email:; Tel: 617• 627• 2057

chao chen  


Path of Discovery in JumboSearch, (our book catalog and more)

  1. Find a relevant book (e.g., from your assigned readings?)
  2. Note the descriptive language of the Catalog record.
  3. Use that language in further searches

e.g., Click on subject headings in the record to see further results and related topics; and/or combine these subject phrases with other keywords for a more focused search:

Title:: Italian identity in the kitchen, or, Food and the nation
Author  Montanari, Massimo; Brombert, Beth Archer.
Subjects: Cooking, Italian -- History
  Food -- Italy
  Italians -- Ethnic identity
  Italy -- Social life and customs
  National characteristics, Italian

Here are a few more subject browsing patterns for your reference:

Some Background Readings: