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The Resource Consuming habits : drugs in history and anthropology, edited by Jordan Goodman, Paul E. Lovejoy and Andrew Sherratt

Consuming habits : drugs in history and anthropology, edited by Jordan Goodman, Paul E. Lovejoy and Andrew Sherratt

Label
Consuming habits : drugs in history and anthropology
Title
Consuming habits
Title remainder
drugs in history and anthropology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jordan Goodman, Paul E. Lovejoy and Andrew Sherratt
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This pioneering collection of original essays explores the rich analytical category of psycho- active substances from challenging historical and anthropological perspectives
Cataloging source
DCC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1946-2006.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Goodman, Jordan.
  • Lovejoy, Paul E.
  • Sherratt, Andrew
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Psychotropic drugs
  • Psychotropic drugs
  • Psychotropic drugs
Label
Consuming habits : drugs in history and anthropology, edited by Jordan Goodman, Paul E. Lovejoy and Andrew Sherratt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of figures and tables
  • Notes on contributors
  • Preface
  • Introduction: Peculiar Substances/
  • Andrew Sherratt
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Alcohol and Its Alternatives: Symbol and Substance in Pre-Industrial Cultures/
  • Andrew Sherratt
  • p. 11
  • 2.
  • Coca, Beer, Cigars and Yage: Meals and Anti-Meals in an Amerindian Community/
  • Stephen Hugh-Jones
  • p. 47
  • 3.
  • Nicotian Dreams: The Prehistory and Early History of Tobacco in Eastern North America/
  • Alexander von Gernet
  • p. 67
  • 4.
  • Efficacy and Concentration: Analogies in Betel Use Among the Fuyuge (Papua New Guinea)/
  • Eric Hirsch
  • p. 88
  • 5.
  • Kola Nuts: The 'Coffee' of the Central Sudan/
  • Paul E. Lovejoy
  • p. 103
  • 6.
  • Excitantia: Or, How Enlightenment Europe Took to Soft Drugs/
  • Jordan Goodman
  • p. 126
  • 7.
  • From Coffeehouse to Parlour: The Consumption of Coffee, Tea and Sugar in North-Western Europe in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries/
  • Woodruff D. Smith
  • p. 148
  • 8.
  • Tobacco Use and Tobacco Taxation: A Battle of Interests in Early Modern Europe/
  • Jacob M. Price
  • p. 165
  • 9.
  • Japan and the World Narcotics Traffic/
  • Kathryn Meyer
  • p. 186
  • 10.
  • Rise and Fall and Rise of Cocaine in the United States/
  • David T. Courtwright
  • p. 206
  • Afterword/
  • Jordan Goodman
  • Paul E. Lovejoy
  • p. 229
  • Selected bibliography.
  • p. 235
  • Index.
  • p. 240
Control code
l80094042752
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 244 p.
Isbn
9780415090391
Lccn
lc94042752
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Consuming habits : drugs in history and anthropology, edited by Jordan Goodman, Paul E. Lovejoy and Andrew Sherratt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of figures and tables
  • Notes on contributors
  • Preface
  • Introduction: Peculiar Substances/
  • Andrew Sherratt
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Alcohol and Its Alternatives: Symbol and Substance in Pre-Industrial Cultures/
  • Andrew Sherratt
  • p. 11
  • 2.
  • Coca, Beer, Cigars and Yage: Meals and Anti-Meals in an Amerindian Community/
  • Stephen Hugh-Jones
  • p. 47
  • 3.
  • Nicotian Dreams: The Prehistory and Early History of Tobacco in Eastern North America/
  • Alexander von Gernet
  • p. 67
  • 4.
  • Efficacy and Concentration: Analogies in Betel Use Among the Fuyuge (Papua New Guinea)/
  • Eric Hirsch
  • p. 88
  • 5.
  • Kola Nuts: The 'Coffee' of the Central Sudan/
  • Paul E. Lovejoy
  • p. 103
  • 6.
  • Excitantia: Or, How Enlightenment Europe Took to Soft Drugs/
  • Jordan Goodman
  • p. 126
  • 7.
  • From Coffeehouse to Parlour: The Consumption of Coffee, Tea and Sugar in North-Western Europe in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries/
  • Woodruff D. Smith
  • p. 148
  • 8.
  • Tobacco Use and Tobacco Taxation: A Battle of Interests in Early Modern Europe/
  • Jacob M. Price
  • p. 165
  • 9.
  • Japan and the World Narcotics Traffic/
  • Kathryn Meyer
  • p. 186
  • 10.
  • Rise and Fall and Rise of Cocaine in the United States/
  • David T. Courtwright
  • p. 206
  • Afterword/
  • Jordan Goodman
  • Paul E. Lovejoy
  • p. 229
  • Selected bibliography.
  • p. 235
  • Index.
  • p. 240
Control code
l80094042752
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 244 p.
Isbn
9780415090391
Lccn
lc94042752
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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