Aroma

Aroma

by Constance Classen, Anthony Synnott, David Howes
     
 

This text argues that smell is repressed in the modern West, and its social history ignored. It attempts to break the "olfactory silence" of modernity by offering an exploration of the cultural role of odours in Western history and in a wide variety of non-Western societies.See more details below

Overview

This text argues that smell is repressed in the modern West, and its social history ignored. It attempts to break the "olfactory silence" of modernity by offering an exploration of the cultural role of odours in Western history and in a wide variety of non-Western societies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780203428887
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis, Inc.
Publication date:
11/24/1994
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
1 MB

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