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The Omnivorous Mind

Our Evolving Relationship With Food
Allen, John S., 1961- (Book - 2012)
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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.
Authors: Allen, John S. (John Scott), 1961-
Statement of Responsibility: John S. Allen
Title: The omnivorous mind
our evolving relationship with food
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2012
Characteristics: 319 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Content Type: text
Media Type: unmediated
Carrier Type: volume
Bibliography: 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?
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.
Subject Headings: Allesfresser. idszbz Psychologie. idszbz Kognition. idszbz Evolution. idszbz Gehirn. idszbz Mensch. idszbz Hominisation. idszbz Ernährungsgewohnheit. idszbz Kultursoziologie. (DE-588)4133431-0 gnd Evolutionstheorie. (DE-588)4071051-8 gnd Ernährungsgewohnheit. (DE-588)4136846-0 gnd Psychologische aspecten. gtt Culturele aspecten. (NL-LeOCL)078477956 gtt Levensmiddelen. gtt Psychological aspects. fast (OCoLC)fst01354086 Omnivores. fast (OCoLC)fst01045696 Nutrition Psychological aspects. fast (OCoLC)fst01042226 Human evolution. fast (OCoLC)fst00963030 Food Psychological aspects. fast (OCoLC)fst00930581 Food habits Psychological aspects. fast (OCoLC)fst00930816 Cognition. fast (OCoLC)fst00866457 Brain Evolution. fast (OCoLC)fst00837627 DIET (Event) fast (OCoLC)fst01710127 Food Preferences psychology Food Habits psychology Eating psychology Brain physiology Diet psychology Human evolution Brain Evolution Cognition Omnivores Nutrition Psychological aspects Diet Psychological aspects Food habits Psychological aspects Food Psychological aspects
Genre/Form: History.-(OCoLC)fst01411628
Topical Term: Allesfresser
Psychologie
Kognition
Evolution
Gehirn
Mensch
Hominisation
Ernährungsgewohnheit
Kultursoziologie
Evolutionstheorie
Ernährungsgewohnheit
Psychologische aspecten
Culturele aspecten
Levensmiddelen
Psychological aspects
Omnivores
Nutrition
Human evolution
Food
Food habits
Cognition
Brain
Food Preferences
Food Habits
Eating
Brain
Diet
Human evolution
Brain
Cognition
Omnivores
Nutrition
Diet
Food habits
Food
Additional Physical Form Entry: Electronic resource 9780674064737
LCCN: 2011047859
ISBN: 0674064739
9780674064737
0674055721
9780674055728
Branch Call Number: 616.8526 A
Research Call Number: JFD 14-4926
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