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Consuming habits : global and historical perspectives on how cultures define drugs

Author: Jordan Goodman; Paul E Lovejoy; Andrew Sherratt
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Covering a wide range of substances, including opium, cocaine, coffee, tobacco, kola, and betelnut, from prehistory to the present day, this new edition has been extensively updated, with an updated bibliography and two new chapters on cannabis and khat. Consuming Habits is the perfect companion for all those interested in how different cultures have defined drugs across the ages. Psychoactive substances have been  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Cross-cultural studies
History
Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Consuming habits.
London ; New York : Routledge, 2007
(DLC) 2006030525
(OCoLC)71350521
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jordan Goodman; Paul E Lovejoy; Andrew Sherratt
ISBN: 9780203964118 020396411X
OCLC Number: 156994339
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 283 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction : peculiar substances / Andrew Sherratt --
Alcohol and its alternatives : symbol and substance in pre-industrial cultures / Andrew Sherratt --
Coca, beer, cigars and yagé : meals and anti-meals in an Amerindian community / Stephen Hugh-Jones --
Nicotian dreams : the prehistory and early history of tobacco in eastern North America / Alexander von Gernet --
Betelnut 'bisnis' and cosmology: a view from Papua New Guinea / Eric Hirsch --
Kola nuts: the 'coffee' of the central Sudan / Paul E. Lovejoy. Excitantia, or, how enlightenment Europe took to soft drugs / Jordan Goodman --
From coffeehouse to parlour : the consumption of coffee, tea and sugar in north-western Europe in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries / Woodruff D. Smith --
Tobacco use and tobacco taxation : a battle of interests in early modern Europe / Jacob M. Price --
Globalizing ganja: the British Empire and international cannabis traffic c.1834 to c.1939 / James H. Mills --
Japan and the world narcotics traffic / Kathryn Meyer --
The rise and fall and rise of cocaine in the United States / David T. Courtwright --
Building castles of spit: the role of khat in work, ritual and leisure / Axel Klein and Susan Beckerleg --
Afterword / Jordan Goodman and Paul E. Lovejoy.
Responsibility: Jordan Goodman, Paul E. Lovejoy and Andrew Sherratt.
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