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The Resource Eating animals, Jonathan Safran Foer

Eating animals, Jonathan Safran Foer

Label
Eating animals
Title
Eating animals
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Safran Foer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Brilliantly synthesizing philosophy, literature, science, memoir and his own detective work, "Eating Animals" explores the many fictions we use to justify our eating habits--from folklore to pop culture to family traditions and national myth--and how such tales can lull us into a brutal forgetting
Summary
Foer dissects our dietary choices in an intriguing look at why we eat the things we do
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
330537
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
641.3/03
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Eating animals, Jonathan Safran Foer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in hardcover by Little, Brown and Co., Nov. 2009"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-331) 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
Storytelling -- All or nothing or something else -- Words/meaning -- Hiding/seeking -- Influence/speechlessness -- Slice of paradise/pieces of shit -- I do -- Storytelling
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Back Bay pbk. ed.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9780316069885
Lccn
2010483790
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)548634230
Label
Eating animals, Jonathan Safran Foer
Publication
Note
"Originally published in hardcover by Little, Brown and Co., Nov. 2009"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-331) 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
Storytelling -- All or nothing or something else -- Words/meaning -- Hiding/seeking -- Influence/speechlessness -- Slice of paradise/pieces of shit -- I do -- Storytelling
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Back Bay pbk. ed.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9780316069885
Lccn
2010483790
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)548634230

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