New PDF release: Human Diet and Nutrition in Biocultural Perspective: Past
By Tina Moffat,Tracy Prowse
There aren't many parts which are extra rooted in either the organic and social-cultural points of humankind than nutrition and nutrients. all through human background meals has been formed via political, fiscal, and cultural forces, and in flip, entry to foodstuff and foodstuff has altered the direction and path of human societies. utilizing a biocultural procedure, the individuals to this quantity examine the ways that foodstuff is either a necessary source primary to human well-being and an expression of human tradition and society. The chapters care for elements of vitamin and human food via house and time and span prehistoric, historical, and modern societies unfold over a number of realms, together with Europe, North the United States, Africa, and Asia to spotlight how biology and tradition are inextricably linked.
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Human Diet and Nutrition in Biocultural Perspective: Past Meets Present (Studies of the Biosocial Society) by Tina Moffat,Tracy Prowse