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As an anthropologist, I also subscribe to the cultural relativism of food tastes: food
habits are not to be ridiculed or ... Can anthropologists explain why specific food
preferences and avoidances are found in one culture and not in another?
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Good to eat: riddles of food and cultureUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
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 ... Read full review
ONE Good to Think or Good to Eat?
TWO Meat Hunger
THREE The Riddle of the Sacred Cow
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