Why We Eat What We Eat

Allison Garcia

External Influences

Media

- Print

- Newspaper

- Radio

- Television

- Popular Press

- Magazines

- Books

- Internet

Economics Influences

- Price

- Food's Availability

- Demand

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Environmental Influences

- Ecological Factors

- Climate Issues

- Land Availability

Technological Influences

- Food Processing

- Food Preparation

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Individual Influences

Physiological Influences

- Gender or Age

- Caloric Needs

- Nutritional Needs

- Health

- Wellness

- Activity Needs

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Physiological Influences

- Stress

- Emotion

- Appetite

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Personal Influences

- Likes

- Why do you like foods that you choose?

- Dislikes

- Why do you dislike the foods you refuse?

Culture & Customs Influences

- Racial, Religious, & Social groups that practice similar traditions

- Dietary Laws

- Muslims & Jews consider pork unclean

- Fish is eaten during Lent

Traditions

- Traditions that are practiced yearly

- Thanksgiving

- Easter

- Christmas

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