Michael Pollan: The Omnivore's Dilemma - UCTV - University of California Television
Michael Pollan: The Omnivore's Dilemma
Premiere Date: 2/12/2007; 59 minutes

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The UC Davis Mondavi Center presents bestselling author and UC Berkeley journalism professor Michael Pollan. He explores the ecology of eating to unveil why we consume what we consume in the twenty-first century. Michael Pollan is the author, most recently, of The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals. (#12176)

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9f. Students know the individual functions and sites of secretion of digestive enzymes (amylases, proteases, nucleases, lipases), stomach acid, and bile salts.

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Standard 2: Analyzing Influences

2.1.N Evaluate internal and external influences that affect food choices.

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