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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But after all this tender loving care there would come a time when the dingoes felt
an urge to depart from human company . They wandered off into the bush , never
to return . And the Aborigines never tried to stop them . In fact older dingoes ...
And for hunting smaller game , they used hybrids that were a cross between
dingoes and corgis . Now while it is true that the Aborigines did not use dingoes
to hunt the way they used European hunting dogs , they did use them to hunt in ...
At mealtime , adult dingoes had to keep their distance , and many a hapless
dingo was probably forced to subsist almost entirely on human feces . Since
dingoes sooner or later departed from human company , unlike fully
domesticated dogs ...
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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?
EIGHT Small Things
NINE Dogs Cats Dingoes and other Pets
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