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The Sex Life of Food : When Body and Soul Meet to Eat - Bunny Crumpacker

The Sex Life of Food

When Body and Soul Meet to Eat

Paperback Published: 23rd January 2007
ISBN: 9780312363765
Number Of Pages: 260

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Food and sex. Hunger and the psyche. These are the forces that shape our lives.
Bunny Crumpacker has looked at food from every angle, and brings us delicious stories about what others have done and said about eating---and about making love. This is a book you can go back to again and again and keep finding more delights---including uncharacteristic comments from the famous and insightful chuckles from the author herself.
It's both a banquet and a late-night nosh. Taste it, devour it, and enjoy

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"A sweeping look at how food, sex, and desire are intertwined." Entertainment Weekly"

Acknowledgmentsp. ix
Introductionp. xi
Filling the Gapsp. 1
Eating Secretsp. 3
The Sex Life of Foodp. 23
Eating Stylesp. 33
Sex in the Kitchenp. 41
Sex in the Kitchenp. 43
Bedtime Snacksp. 53
Dinner in Bedp. 63
Love and Bread and Wedding Cakesp. 71
A Bun in the Ovenp. 79
Growing Upp. 81
Fairy-Tale Foodp. 83
I Say It's Spinach-Food Eccentricities and Problemsp. 93
Comfort Me With Apples-Comfort Foodp. 107
Eating In and Eating Outp. 119
Mine Own Petard-Some Inside Storiesp. 121
The Restaurant Democracyp. 137
Chewing the Sound Bite-Political Gastronomyp. 159
Some Eating Historyp. 173
The Civilizing Process-Manners at the Tablep. 175
Immortal Meal-Cannibalismp. 195
Adolph Hitler, Vegetaryanp. 221
The Big Applep. 233
A Few Relevant Recipesp. 241
Indexp. 249
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ISBN: 9780312363765
ISBN-10: 0312363761
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 260
Published: 23rd January 2007
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 20.83 x 14.17  x 1.8
Weight (kg): 0.24
Edition Number: 1
Edition Type: New edition