Why We Eat What We Eat

By: Destiny Honeycutt

External Influences

Media

the main means of mass communication (especially television, radio, newspapers, and the Internet) regarded collectively

Economics

the branch of knowledge concerned with the production, consumption, and transfer of wealth.

Environmental

relating to the natural world and the impact of human activity on its condition.

Technological

of, relating to, or using technology.

Individual Influences

Physiological

the organic processes or functions in an organism or in any of its parts

Psychological

of, affecting, or arising in the mind; related to the mental and emotional state of a person.

Culture

the arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achievement regarded collectively.

Traditions

the transmission of customs or beliefs from generation to generation, or the fact of being passed on in this way.