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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PEOPLE EATING THE PUZZLE of cannibalism concerns the socially sanctioned
consumption of human flesh when other ... That kind of people eating occurs the
world over from time to time regardless of whether the eaters and the eaten ...
All enemies killed in battle are , as a matter of course , eaten by the victors , the
bodies being previously presented to the spirit . ... eating of human beings as a
form of communion in which gods and mortals shared a meal ( just as the Veda ...
There is also some evidence that under duress , the Aztecs may have eaten
bodies left on the battlefield . Taking into consideration the possibility that
sacrificial victims such as those dedicated to the rain god may not always have
been eaten ...
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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
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