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The Resource Craving earth : understanding pica : the urge to eat clay, starch, ice, and chalk, Sera L. Young

Craving earth : understanding pica : the urge to eat clay, starch, ice, and chalk, Sera L. Young

Label
Craving earth : understanding pica : the urge to eat clay, starch, ice, and chalk
Title
Craving earth
Title remainder
understanding pica : the urge to eat clay, starch, ice, and chalk
Statement of responsibility
Sera L. Young
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
613.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN408
LC item number
.Y68 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WM 175
Label
Craving earth : understanding pica : the urge to eat clay, starch, ice, and chalk, Sera L. Young
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [178]--214)and index
Contents
What on earth? -- A biocultural approach : a holistic way to study pica -- Medicine you can walk on -- Religious geophagy : sacredness you can swallow -- Poisons and pathogens -- Dismissal and damnation : a historical perspective on the purported causes of pica -- Pica in response to food shortage -- Pica as a micronutrient supplement -- Pica to protect and detoxify -- Putting the pica pieces together
Control code
2010031789
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 228 p.
Isbn
9780231146081
Lccn
2010031789
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(DNLM)101537848
Label
Craving earth : understanding pica : the urge to eat clay, starch, ice, and chalk, Sera L. Young
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [178]--214)and index
Contents
What on earth? -- A biocultural approach : a holistic way to study pica -- Medicine you can walk on -- Religious geophagy : sacredness you can swallow -- Poisons and pathogens -- Dismissal and damnation : a historical perspective on the purported causes of pica -- Pica in response to food shortage -- Pica as a micronutrient supplement -- Pica to protect and detoxify -- Putting the pica pieces together
Control code
2010031789
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 228 p.
Isbn
9780231146081
Lccn
2010031789
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(DNLM)101537848

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