The Omnivore’s Dilemma

by Michael Pollan

Today, buffeted by one food fad afteranot.

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  • Published 2009 by Bloomsbury
  • Original Title: The Omnivore's Dilemma
  • Edition Language: English
  • Literary Awards: California Book Award Gold Medal for Nonfiction (2006)
  • Orion Book Award Nominee (2007)

Today, buffeted by one food fad after anot. her, America is suffering from what can only be described as a national eating disorder. Will it be fast food tonight, or something organic? Or perhaps something we grew ourselves? The question of what to have for dinner has confronted us since man discovered fire. But as Michael Pollan explains in this revolutionary book, how we answer it now, at the dawn of the twenty-first century, may determine or survival as a species.Packed with profound surprises, The Omnivore’ s Dilemma is changing the way American think about the politics, perils, and pleasures of eating.