This lively, well organized narrative brims with concepts that are ripe for discussion, such as cultural taboos, the survival instinct and genetics.

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Review of ‘Cannibalism’

Let’s face it: We are fascinated by cannibalism, from Hannibal Lecter to the brain-eating zombies in “The Walking Dead.” In Cannibalism: A Perfectly Natural History, zoologist Bill Schutt writes about cannibalism with a delightful mixture of humor and scholarship.

Our horror of cannibalism is so deeply instilled that we assume it is an aberration resulting…

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