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Why are animate dishes so disturbing?

Abstract:

Most foods are relatively static on the plate. Food that moves, especially if it does so in an animate manner, captures our attention in a way that would seem to play to society's growing interest with ‘food porn’. At the same time, however, most diners appear to find such movement on the plate or in the bowl rather disconcerting to say the very least. Such animacy may be aversive, ‘horrifying’, in fact, being a term that one sometimes sees used in this context. According to one suggestion, t...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1016/j.ijgfs.2018.07.001

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Oxford college:
Somerville College
ORCID:
0000-0003-2111-072X
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
International Journal of Gastronomy and Food Science Journal website
Volume:
13
Pages:
73-77
Publication date:
2018-07-03
Acceptance date:
2018-07-02
DOI:
EISSN:
1878-4518
ISSN:
1878-450X
Pubs id:
pubs:892292
URN:
uri:c1f394ff-c094-4277-ac9d-6505341b7b51
UUID:
uuid:c1f394ff-c094-4277-ac9d-6505341b7b51
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pubs:892292

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