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n.1.Fellowship at table; the act or practice of eating at the same table.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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And what could be said about the commensality rituals in one of the books that, according to Sellier, (4) most influenced the formation of Western culture: the Bible?
In the field of culture, it is observed that restaurants, privileged commensality sites, have been transformed into places where satisfaction and ease are sought.
In this article, the aim is to narrate one of the practical experiences with daily lives practitioners/ children of the workshop "Body, Color and Flavor." This practical experience had as its guide the enactment of the doings and knowledge and the commensality practiced by the children and their families in their daily lives, from the use of the concepts presented by (French Jesuit and scholar) Michel de Certeau in the books The Practice of Everyday Life: 1.
Therefore, commensality moments can influence our behavior on food choices, as is reflected in the excerpt below:
In this production, the shepherds' eating was not only an eating-with but also a taking-from the audience, an act of commensality as well as an act of theft.
Contributors examine how taste is brokered and how the politics of cultural identity plays an important part, along with history, nostalgia, memory, commensality, mobility, social class, and global processes-such as the rapid growth of the tourism industry, including gastronome tourism-in the constitution and repetition of culinary practices related to different Mexican cuisines.
Zialcita ended his talk with a tableau of commensality drawn from the opening chapter of 'Noli Me Tangere'-the famous party with a Spanish priest, a mestiza, a Chinese mestizo, an indio, all dining together.
This microorganism can survive even in an environment with scantly available nutrients and in which commensality with other bacteria is minimal.
(1) Besides the fact that this dietary pattern is associated with increases in the prevalence of obesity and chronic non-communicable diseases (CNCD), it entails an obvious damage to food culture and commensality. (2) Considering that the behavior and lifestyle of individuals and social groups are strongly determined by the physical, socioeconomic and cultural environment in which they live, the lack of favorable food environments constitutes an obstacle to the adoption of healthy eating practices.