Consuming passions: the anthropology of eating

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Houghton Mifflin, 1980 - 279 pages
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Explores the anthropological connections between various eating habits and human behavior, with such intriguing examples and Bantu society's dependence on beer and the Chinese culture's avoidance of milkshakes

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A very interesting book on people's eating habits. I thought it was spot-on. Read full review

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The Emerging Human Pattern
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Meal as Metaphor
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