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Anthropology 310/ February 12, 2014/ 6:00 PM  
Food Classifications and the Diets of Young Children in Rural Egypt    
Soheir Sukkary­Stolba  
Mothers in rural Egypt feed their toddlers “light foods” and withhold “heavy foods.”  They believe that heavy foods such as protein and fiber will cause the toddlers stomach to rot  because of this belief there is a high mortality and mobility rates in the rural Egypt.   

A. The study of food classification has served us a he...

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