Adventures in Eating: Anthropological Experiences in Dining by Helen R. Haines, Clare A. Sammells

By Helen R. Haines, Clare A. Sammells

Anthropologists education to do fieldwork in far away, surprising locations arrange for major demanding situations with reference to language, customs, and different cultural adjustments. despite the fact that, like different tourists to unknown areas, they can be unprepared to house the main uncomplicated and important requirement: nutrients. even though there are numerous books at the anthropology of meals, Adventures in Eating is the 1st meant to arrange scholars for the uncomfortable eating events they might stumble upon over the process their careers.

Whether sago grubs, jungle rats, termites, or the smelly durian fruit are at the desk, partaking within the act of sharing meals can identify relationships important to anthropologists' study practices and data in their host cultures. utilizing their very own reviews with unfamiliar-and occasionally unappealing-food practices and customs, the members discover such consuming moments and the way those moments can produce new understandings of tradition and the which means of foodstuff past the speedy adventure of consuming it. in addition they handle how own consuming reports and culinary dilemmas can form the information and methodologies of the discipline.

The major readership of Adventures in Eating could be scholars in anthropology and different students, however the explosion of nutrients media provides the booklet extra attraction for lovers of No Reservations and Bizarre Foods at the go back and forth Channel.

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It is to these eggs that I want to pay particular attention. I am particularly fond of them, as I have already said, and friends kindly gave me more than my fair share. But early in my longest period of fieldwork, in 1994–1995, I made an unpleasant discovery. Because these eggs are wild, they are not necessarily undeveloped when people collect them. 3. Eating boiled sweet potatoes from a common pot; clockwise from left: Roger Lohmann, Mandi, Diyos, Walen, Belok, dog, Sablaio, and child eating together in 2005.

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