- Title Pages
- Title Pages
- List of Illustrations
- Chapter One What on Earth?
- Chapter Two A Biocultural Approach
- Chapter Three Medicine You Can Walk On
- Chapter Four Religious Geophagy
- Chapter Five Poisons and Pathogens
- Chapter Six Dismissal and Damnation
- Chapter Seven Pica in Response to Food Shortage
- Chapter Eight Pica as a Micronutrient Supplement
- Chapter Nine Pica to Protect and Detoxify
- Chapter Ten Putting the Pica Pieces Together
- Appendix A Notable Moments in the History of Pica
- Appendix B Prevalence of Pica Among Representative Populations of Pregnant Women (n=47)<sup>a</sup>
- Appendix C Prevalence of Pica Among Representative Populations of Children (n=11)<sup>a</sup>
- Appendix D Pica in Literature
- Appendix E Association Between Pica and Iron Deficiency and/or Anemia in Cross-Sectional Studies (n=28) <sup>a</sup>
- Appendix F Association Between Pica and Zinc Deficiency in Cross-Sectional Studies (n=6)<sup>a</sup>
- Appendix G Predictions
- Works Cited
- Craving Earth
Sera L. Young
- Columbia University Press
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