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The omnivorous mind : our evolving relationship with food, John S. Allen

Label
The omnivorous mind : our evolving relationship with food
Title
The omnivorous mind
Title remainder
our evolving relationship with food
Statement of responsibility
John S. Allen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores how the everyday activity of eating provides deep insights into humanity's cultural and biological heritage, starting with the diets of our earliest ancestors, and examines eating's role in the evolution of the brain
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Allen, John S.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TX357
LC item number
.A453 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food
  • Food habits
  • Diet
  • Nutrition
  • Omnivores
  • Cognition
  • Brain
  • Human evolution
Label
The omnivorous mind : our evolving relationship with food, John S. Allen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Crispy -- The two-legged, large-brained, small-faced, superomnivorous ape -- Food and the sensuous brain -- Eating more, eating less -- Memories of food and eating -- Categories : good food, bad food, yes food, no food -- Food and the creative journey -- Theory of mind, theory of food?
Control code
ocn758384069
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
319 p.
Isbn
9780674055728
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011047859
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The omnivorous mind : our evolving relationship with food, John S. Allen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Crispy -- The two-legged, large-brained, small-faced, superomnivorous ape -- Food and the sensuous brain -- Eating more, eating less -- Memories of food and eating -- Categories : good food, bad food, yes food, no food -- Food and the creative journey -- Theory of mind, theory of food?
Control code
ocn758384069
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
319 p.
Isbn
9780674055728
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011047859
Other physical details
ill.

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