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Anatomía del asco

The genius of The Anatomy of Disgust, as with his other works, is his ability to recognize fundamental truths that most people never think about at all, or would prefer not to, and to organize these truths into a coherent system by which human behavior can be analyze and understood.

The digital Loeb Classical Library loebclassics. Miller details our anxious relation to basic life processes: But disgust pushes beyond the flesh to vivify the larger social order with the idiom it commandeers from the sights, smells, tastes, feels, and sounds of fleshly physicality.

The author suggests that it may not be too much to credit the invisible structure of human social evolution to the distancing of two points, YUCK and YUM. When we are disgusted, we are attempting to set bounds, to keep chaos at bay. Miller demonstrates the complexity of the disgust reaction; it cannot be reduced to mere biological instinct, but is deeply connected with religion, morality, and politics.


This sense of discussed must apply to those who would soil, those who would pollute the commons and wild habitat for profit or any other reason. It is too visceral to be ironic, it always involves the senses, and it expresses itself in physical terms In that sense, the book makes no claim to be universal, a disclaimer that stands out as an act of virtue in contrast to much of disgustingly pompous academic sweepers out there. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle?

Spy Magazine William Miller Miller argues powerfully that this approach is inadequate. Explore the Home Gift Guide. One more “I loved it!

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William Miller embarks on an alluring journey into the world of disgust, showing how it brings order and meaning to our lives even as it horrifies and revolts us. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

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Of course we fail. One wouldn’t have thought that the subject of disgust could exfoliate so elaborately, or throw off so many provocative insights, as it does in these pages, not only into the way we live but into the way we have always lived. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Miller hits upon human emotions and their variations while bringing the emotion of “discus” to his central investigation of learned revulsion.


Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. The subject has been handled before, obviously, judging by all the references he makes to the various studies, some recondite, some classic, including Mary Douglas’ and Freud’s. I intend to use resources learn from this book on a web site known as “climatedeception.

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The Anatomy of Disgust

He brilliantly marshals sources that span a millennium of Western history, drawing critically on the works of such diverse thinkers as Hume, Hazlitt, and Freud. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.

Disgust and contempt, Miller argues, play crucial political roles in creating and maintaining social hierarchy.

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