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The Anatomy of Disgust

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PAPERBACK

$25.00 • £20.95 • €22.50

ISBN 9780674031555

Publication Date: 10/01/1998

Short

336 pages

5-7/8 x 9 inches

World

  • Prologue
  • 1. Darwin’s Disgust
  • 2. Disgust and Its Neighbors
  • 3. Thick, Greasy Life
  • 4. The Senses
  • 5. Orifices and Bodily Wastes
  • 6. Fair Is Foul, and Foul Is Fair
  • 7. Warriors, Saints, and Delicacy
  • 8. The Moral Life of Disgust
  • 9. Mutual Contempt and Democracy
  • 10. Orwell’s Sense of Smell
  • Notes
  • Works Cited
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • 1997 Association of American Publishers PSP Award for Excellence, Sociology and Anthropology Category
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