Craving Earth: Understanding Pica―The Urge To Eat Clay, Starch, Ice, And Chalk

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Humans have eaten earth, on purpose, for more than 2,300 years. They also crave starch, ice, chalk, and other unorthodox items of food. Some even claim they are addicted and "go crazy" without these items, but why?Sifting through extensive historical, ethnographic, and biomedical findings, Sera L. Young creates a portrait of pica, or nonfood cravings, from humans' earliest ingestions to current tr...

Paperback: 240 pages
Publisher: Columbia University Press (August 14, 2012)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0231146094
ISBN-13: 978-0231146098
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.6 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 1394284
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reviews: A fascinating read!Young writes in an accessible and fun way, which makes this book a great choice even for those with no previous background in pica or geophagy. I expected to find the content of the book interesting academically, but I was happy t...
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