Books written by Carol J. Adams

The Sexual Politics of Meat

Bloomsbury Academic | October 22, 2015 | 352 pages
The Sexual Politics of Meat is Carol Adams' inspiring and controversial exploration of the interplay between contemporary society's ingrained cultural misogyny and its obsession with meat and masculinity. First published in 1990, the book has continued to change the lives of tens of thousands of... More Info

The Sexual Politics of Meat

Continuum International Pub Group | May 27, 2010 | 330 pages
20th Anniversary Edition includes a new preface by the author, a foreword by Nellie McKay, and eight pages of recent examples that illustrate Adams' argument.  More Info

The Sexual Politics of Meat

Continuum International Publishing Group | May 25, 2019 | 272 pages
The author compares myths about meat-eating with myths about manliness, and seeks to explore the literary, scientific, and social connections between meat-eating, male dominance, and war. Drawing on such sources as butchering texts, cookbooks, Victorian hygiene manuals, and Alice Walker, the author... More Info

The Pornography Of Meat

Continuum Intl Pub Group | October 14, 2004 | 192 pages
How does someone become a piece of meat? Carol J. Adams answers this question in this provocative book by finding hidden meanings in the culture around us. From advertisements to T-shirts, from billboards to menus, from matchbook covers to comics, images of women and animals are merged--with... More Info