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The Swine in Old Nordic Religion and Worldview

  title={The Swine in Old Nordic Religion and Worldview},
  author={Lenka Kov{\'a}řov{\'a}},

Meat traditions. The co-evolution of humans and meat

Meat in the Human Diet: A Biosocial Perspective

  • F. LeroyStefaan De Smet
  • Biology
    More than Beef, Pork and Chicken – The Production, Processing, and Quality Traits of Other Sources of Meat for Human Diet
  • 2019
The present chapter will outline the biosocial functions of meat within human communities, including the particularities of the contemporary state-of-affairs in postdomestic societies, as well as an overview of the (historic) discourses on the role of meat in health and disease.



The Heroic Pattern: Old Germanic Helmets, Beowulf, and Grettis Saga

  • Edgar C. Polomé (ed.). Old Norse Literature and Mythology: a Symposium (pp. 130-199). Austin : University of Texas Press.
  • 1969

The Saga of Thorgils and Haflidi

Freykult och djurkult

Norræn Goðafræði. Reykjavík : Iðunn

  • 1991

Aðalbjarnarson (ed.). (1941-1951)

  • Heimskringla I-III. Íslenzk fornrit XXVI-XXVIII
  • 1951