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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As reported in Newsweek , the Peking municipal government has instituted strict
rules against the rearing of dogs in urban households . In two years , the
government “ exterminated ” 280 , 000 dogs . I don ' t know how many of these
went into ...
Dog fangs were also placed in rows in the open mouths of the wooden images of
the Hawaiian gods , while Tahitian ... This preoccupation with dogflesh and the
services and byproducts of dead rather than living dogs accords well with the ...
modern - day Euro - American dog lovers . Fifty miles north of the ... Dogs are not
used to stalk and corner certain prey animals such as caribou or fish , but they
provide an indispensable means of getting from one hunting area to another .
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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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