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Author Avramescu, Cătălin, 1967-

Title An intellectual history of cannibalism / Cǎtǎlin Avramescu ; translated by Alistair Ian Blyth
Published Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 350 pages) : illustrations
Contents A Hobbesian life raft -- The tortures and fate of the body -- Creatures of evil -- The conquest of the savages -- The predicaments of identity -- A question of taste -- The anthropophagus in the city -- The agent of absolute cruelty
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [317]-331) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Cannibalism -- History.
Cannibalism -- Philosophy.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1400833205 (electronic bk.)
9781400833207 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Filozoful crud. English