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Consuming pleasures

Daniel Horowitz

Consuming pleasures

intellectuals and popular culture in the postwar world

by Daniel Horowitz

  • 336 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Intellectuals,
  • Popular culture,
  • Attitudes,
  • Consumption (Economics),
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDaniel Horowitz
    SeriesThe arts and intellectual life in modern America, Arts and intellectual life in modern America
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE169.12 .H675 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25011354M
    ISBN 109780812243956
    LC Control Number2011034159

      The Politics and Pleasures of Consuming Differently: Better Than Shopping Consumption and Public Life: : Soper K, Kate Soper, Martin Ryle, Lyn Thomas: BooksAuthor: Soper K.   Eating for Pleasure, Not Hunger, Activates the Brain 'Hedonic hunger,' or the desire to eat for taste and pleasure triggers the body's reward system and .

    Praise “Pleasure Consuming Medicine is written in a clear, eloquent style which makes it pleasing to read.A highlight of Race’s book is the clear narrative personality that helps tie together the themes of the chapters, which, while all on the themes of medically approved or illegal drug consumption, address quite disparate aspects of these issues.”Author: Kane Race. Wendell Berry describes the importance of understanding the connection between eating and the land in order to extract pleasure from our food. Many times, after I have finished a lecture on the decline of American farming and rural life, someone in the audience has asked, "What can city people do?" "Eat responsibly," I have usually answered.

      "Consuming Pleasures offers a brilliant survey of major transatlantic thinkers. Horowitz is an accomplished historian who has mastered, in stunning depth and breadth, the literature on each of his principal : Daniel Horowitz. The ‘Book of Pleasures’ is bound to be tainted with the life of intellectualism, separate thought which rules over the body and oppresses it. But the lie that we each carry can be dissolved only by doing exactly what we want to do, without qualm or hesitation.


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