Paprika, foie gras, and red mud : the politics of materiality in the European union /

In this original and provocative study, Zsuzsa Gille examines three scandals that have shaken Hungary since it joined the European Union: the 2004 ban on paprika due to contamination, the 2008 boycott of Hungarian foie gras by animal rights activists, and the red mud spill of industrial waste in 201...

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Main Author: Gille, Zsuzsa (Author)
Format: Book
Published: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2016]
Series:Global research studies.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Hungary and the EU in the political and scholarly imagination
  • 1. The 2004 Hungarian paprika ban
  • 2. The 2008 foie gras boycott
  • 3. The 2010 red mud spill
  • 4. Neoliberalism, molecularization, and the shift to governance
  • Conclusion: the materializaiton of politics.