The Hungry Soul

Author: Leon Kass
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226425689
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Originally published: New York: Free Press; Toronto: Maxwell Macmillan Canada; New York: Maxwell Macmillan International, c1994. With new foreword.

Apples Of Gold In Pictures Of Silver

Author: Yuval Levin
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 0739141619
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But throughout the essays gathered in Toward a More Natural Science, Kass
seems clearly aware that recovering the kind of anthropology he seeks would
require more than reminding science of the price it has paid for its Cartesian turn.
A more natural science almost certainly cannot be recovered directly, and the
fuller picture of man and his nature must be looked for simultaneously in other
ways. In his ambitious sequel, The Hungry Soul: Eating and the Perfecting of Our
Nature, ...

Making Sense Of Taste

Author: Carolyn Korsmeyer
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 080147132X
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... The Hungry Soul: Eating and the Perfecting of Our Nature (New York: Free
1994), p. 13. 18 Margaret Visser, The Rituals of Dinner: The Origins, Evolution,
Eccentricities, and Meaning of Table Manners (New York: Penguin, 1991), pp. 3–
4. 19 Roland Banhes, The Empire of Signs, trans. Richard Howard (1970) (New
York: Hill & Wang, 1982), p. 20. 20 Herman Melville, Moby Dick (1851) (New York
: Penguin, 1978). Chap. 40, “Midnight, Forecastle,” details the nationalities
represented ...

The Wiley Blackwell Companion To Practical Theology

Author: Bonnie J. Miller-McLemore
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444345729
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Further Reading Capon, Robert Farrar (2002). The Supper of the Lamb: A
Culinary Reflection [1969]. New York: Modern Library. Jung, L. (2004). Shannon.
Foodfor Life: The Spirituality and Ethics of Eating. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.
Kass, Leon (1999). The Hungry Soul: Eating and the Perfecting of Our Nature.
Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Lelwica, Michelle Mary (1999). Starving for
Salvation: The Spiritual Dimensions of Eating Problems among American Girls
and Women.

Fat History

Author: Peter N. Stearns
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814739822
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... obfuscate causation, confusing genetic predispositions with the shifts in culture
and economic context that primarily prompt change. For a recent comment on
genetics and obesity, with some recognition of this dilemma amid great
enthusiasm for the proposition that genetics may explain everything, see “
Hormone is Clue to Control of Weight,' New York Times, Aug. 1, 1995, Science
section, 8. 6. Leon Kass, The Hungry Soul: Eating and the Perfecting of Our
Nature (New York, 1994).

The New Religious Humanists

Author: Gregory Wolfe
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684832542
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He is the author of Toward a More Natural Science: Biology and Human Affairs
and The Hungry Soul: Eating and the Perfecting of Our Nature. His essays have
appeared in Commentary, First Things, and a host of other publications. For over
ten years Dr. Kass has been writing a series of brilliant exegeses of biblical texts,
such as the essay reprinted below, which is reprinted from The American Scholar
, Volume 58, Number 1, Winter 1988-89. HE B O O K of Genesis is largely an ...

American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly

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ByLeonR.Kass. The Free Press, 1994. Pp.248. $24.95. THOMISTIC PAPERS VI.
By John F.X. Knasas. Center for Thomistic. other in suitable forums, any claim to
have achieved such a satisfactory resolution can only be tentative, as was the
conclusion of Three Rival Versions. Ernest Gellner wrote in 1974 that what
distinguishes Maclntyre "is not the number of beliefs he has doubted, but the
number of beliefs ...

The Ethics Of Human Cloning

Author: Leon Kass
Publisher: American Enterprise Institute
ISBN: 9780844740508
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In this engaging book, Leon R. Kass, the noted teacher, scientist, and humanist, and James Q. Wilson, the preeminent political scientist to whom four U.S. presidents have turned for advice on crime, drug abuse, education, and other crises ...

Leading A Worthy Life

Author: Leon R. Kass
Publisher: Encounter Books
ISBN: 1594039429
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All they (and we) need is encouragement. This book provides that necessary encouragement by illuminating crucial (and still available) aspects of a worthy life, and by defending them against their enemies.

Wing To Wing Oar To Oar

Author: Amy A. Kass
Publisher: Ethics of Everyday Life
ISBN: 9780268019600
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It addresses important questions that emerge not from theory, but from practice: Why marry? Is this love? How can I find and win the right one to marry? What about sex? Why a wedding and the promises of marriage?