History of Human Nutrition Research in the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service: People. Events, and Accomplishments

History of Human Nutrition Research in the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service: People. Events, and Accomplishments
Title:
History of Human Nutrition Research in the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service: People. Events, and Accomplishments
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Paperback
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GPO Stock Number:
001-000-04790-6
ISBN:
9780160943843
Description

This historical reference volume is based on Wilbur Olin Atwater (1844-1907) contributions to the U.S. Department of Agriculture and his research in four major areas:

  • Food intake
  • Food composition
  • Metabolism
  • Nutrition education

More recently, it showcased Mary (Molly) Kretsch of Department of Agriculture Research Service and Pat Swan, Professor Emeritus at Iowa State University history of human nutrition activities. Together their contributions helped to develop the science of nutrition. Research in this volume dates back to the 1800s and includes legislation of the agriculture department, as well as individual dietary data collection, methodology, and research through consumption surveys.

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Audience

Nutritional educators, dieticians, physicians, and food and vitamin manufacturers may be interested in this historical volume. K-12 school nutrition program administrators and academic libraries that support food technology labs, nutritional therapists, or dietician programs as well as regulatory affairs collections may be interested in this historical reference

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$62.00
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$86.80
Publisher:
Agriculture Dept., Agricultural Research Service
Author:
  • Dupont, Jacqueline L.
Key Phrases:
  • Human Nutrition Research
  • Nutrition
  • Agricultural Research Service: People. Events, and Accomplishments
  • People. Events, and Accomplishments
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2.5625
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Record Creation Date:
12/22/2017
Last Status Update:
02/22/2019
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