Cameron Laird (claird@Starbase.NeoSoft.COM)
27 May 1994 10:06:06 -0500

In article <>,
Macintosh in computing cluster <> wrote:
>Furthermore, I really don't think cannibalism has been associated with
>*every* transitional culture. There is a very recent book in which the
>author debunks almost every ethnographic report of cannibalism.
>Unfortunately, the name escapes me. anyone?
The one that comes to my mind is

Arens, W.
1979 The man-eating myth: anthropology
and anthropophagy. Oxford Univer-
sity Press, New York City

I think of the book as more recent than '79, but that
reflects my own inability to keep memories straight;
is this the one for which you were searching?


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