The Myth of the Healthy Savage

@article{Jarvis1981TheMO,
  title={The Myth of the Healthy Savage},
  author={William T. Jarvis},
  journal={Nutrition Today},
  year={1981},
  volume={16},
  pages={14-15,18,21-22}
}
  • W. Jarvis
  • Published 1 March 1981
  • History
  • Nutrition Today
In every age and time, those who are discontented with the realities of the world around them long for the life as they think it must have been “in the good old days.” The penetrating observations of a prominent nutritionist will awaken many readers from such reveries. 
Food faddism, cultism, and quackery.
  • W. Jarvis
  • Medicine
    Annual review of nutrition
  • 1983
INTRODUCTION . . . . .. . .. . . . . . . . . . .. .... .. . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . ... .... . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . .... . . . . . . . . 36 DEFINITIONS . . . . . . . . . .
Weston A Price and the American Eugenics Movement
TLDR
This paper examines the work of Weston A. Price through the prism of Medical Anthropology to offer insights into past medical practices and procedures, as well as new perspectives on currently held beliefs about health.