Good to Eat: Riddles of Food and Culture
Simon and Schuster, 1985 - 289 páginas
The anthropologist/author takes on some of the major food riddles, including cannibalism, to reveal why a culture accepts or spurns specific foods
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The companion value of all kinds of pets provides the key to their ever-growing
popularity in urban industrial societies. Companionship is so central to their use
in such societies that some professional animal caretakers have stopped calling
There are three basic differences between states and bands or village-level
societies: state societies have more productive economies enabling their farmers
and workers to produce large surpluses of food and other goods; state societies ...
Soviet Union, 21 see also Russians Soybeans, 32, 33, 151 Spain, 94, 95, 97, 98,
137, 145, 227, 228 Spiders, 159, 176 Split hooves, 71, 79, 81 Sri Lanka, 23
Staden, Hans, 204-8 State societies vs. band and village societies, 220-21 and ...
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Why are the world's food habits or "foodways,'' as Harris refers to them, so diverse? In this scholarly yet fast-paced and very readable work, anthropologist Harris argues that "major differences in ... Leer comentario completo
ONE Good to Think or Good to Eat?
TWO Meat Hunger
THREE The Riddle of the Sacred
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