Weekly Book List, September 13, 2013

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AMERICAN STUDIES

Modern Food, Moral Food: Self Control, Science, and the Rise of Modern American Eating in the Early Twentieth Century by Helen Zoe Veit (University of North Carolina Press; 320 pages; $39.95). Examines Progressive-era efforts to transform American eating habits.

ANTHROPOLOGY

Adoptive Migration: Raising Latinos in Spain by Jessaca B. Leinaweaver (Duke University Press; 196 pages; $79.95 hardcover, $22.95