カフェインの文化史<br>The World of Caffeine : The Science and Culture of the World's Most Popular Drug

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カフェインの文化史
The World of Caffeine : The Science and Culture of the World's Most Popular Drug

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  • 製本 Paperback:紙装版/ペーパーバック版/ページ数 384 p.
  • 言語 ENG,ENG
  • 商品コード 9780415927239
  • DDC分類 903

基本説明

New in paperback. Hardcover was published in 2001. Looking at how caffeine was discovered, its early uses, and the unexpected parts it has played in medicine, religion, painting, poetry, learning and love.

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First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.by looking at how caffeine was discovered, its early uses, and its unexpected role in medicine, religion, painting, poetry, learning and love.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments                                    ix
Overview: Caffeine Encounters xi
Prologue: The Discovery of Caffeine xvii
PART I Caffeine in history 1 (50)
Coffee: Arabian Origins 3 (24)
Tea: Asian Origins 27 (14)
Cacao: American Origins 41 (10)
PART II europe wakes up to caffeine 51 (78)
Monks and Men-at-Arms: Europe's First 53 (8)
Caffeine Connections
The Caffeine Trade Supplants the Spice Trade: 61 (22)
Tea and Coffee Come to the West
The Late Adopters: Germany, Russia, and 83 (12)
Sweden Join In
Judgments of History: Medical Men Debate 95 (30)
Caffeine
Postscript: Why Did Caffeine Come When It 125 (4)
Came?
PART III the culture of caffeine 129 (84)
Islands of Caffeine (1): Japan: The Tradition 133 (14)
of Tea, the Novelty of Coffee
Islands of Caffeine (2): England: Caffeine 147 (34)
and Empire
The Endless Simmer: America and the Twentieth 181 (16)
Century Do Caffeine
Caffeine Culture and Le Fin de Millenaire 197 (16)
PART IV the natural history of caffeine 213 (54)
Caffeine in the Laboratory 215 (20)
Caffeine and the Plant Kingdom: ``My 235 (32)
Vegetable Love...''
PART V caffeine and health 267 (50)
Caffeine and the Body: Health Effects, 269 (22)
Reproductive Issues, and Fitness
Thinking Over Caffeine: Cognition, Learning, 291 (12)
and Emotional Well-Being
Caffeine Dependence, Intoxication, and 303 (14)
Toxicity
Epilogue: A Toast to the Future 317 (4)
Appendix A: The London Coffeehouse during the 321 (6)
Commonwealth Restoration
Appendix B: Supplementary Tables 327 (5)
Appendix C: Additional Studies of Caffeine's 332 (10)
Physical Effects
Appendix D: Methodological Pitfalls 342 (3)
Notes 345 (28)
References 373 (8)
Index 381