The Man-Eating Myth : Anthropology and Anthropophagy: Anthropology and Anthropophagy

Front Cover
Oxford University Press, USA, Apr 26, 1979 - 220 pages
3 Reviews
 

What people are saying - Write a review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - iayork - LibraryThing

Interesting, but outdated: In this controversial work William Arens claims that cannibalism is just a creation of prejudice. According to him there is no evidence supporting the wide-spread belief ... Read full review

Review: The Man-Eating Myth: Anthropology and Anthropophagy

User Review  - Goodreads

I'm glad that I had to read this. It brought up some good points and cleared up other things. I had no idea how the connection between eating and sex was so serious! It gave me a better understanding ... Read full review

Contents

The Classic ManEaters
41
The Contemporary ManEaters
81
The Prehistoric World of Anthropophagy
117
The Mythical World of Anthropology
163
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

Bibliographic information