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Inked: Tattoos and Body Art around the World [2 volumes]

Margo DeMello - Social Science - 2014 - 809 pages
In the 1960s, tattooing was illegal in many parts of the United States. Today, tattooing is fully ingrained in mainstream culture and is estimated to be a multi-billion-dollar ...
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Bodies of Inscription: A Cultural History of the Modern Tattoo Community

Margo DeMello - Art - 2000 - 222 pages
An ethnography of the tattoo community, tracing the practice’s transformation from a mostly male, working-class phenomenon to one adapted and propagated by a more middle-class ...
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Faces around the World: A Cultural Encyclopedia of the Human Face

Margo DeMello - Social Science - 2012 - 337 pages
Our faces identify who we are—not only what we look like and what ethnicities we belong to, but they can also identify what religions we practice and what personal ideologies ...
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Body Studies: An Introduction

Margo DeMello - Social Science - 2013 - 368 pages
In recent years, body studies has expanded rapidly, becoming an increasingly popular field of study within anthropology, sociology, and cultural studies. This groundbreaking ...
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Body Style

Therèsa M. Winge - Design - 2013 - 160 pages
Body Style reveals the subcultural body as a site for understanding subcultural identity, resistance, agency, and fashion. Analyzed, theorized, politicized, and sensationalized ...
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Stories Rabbits Tell: A Natural and Cultural History of a Misunderstood Creature

Susan E. Davis, Margo DeMello - Nature - 2003 - 358 pages
Examines the behavior and biology of rabbits as well as the rabbit's place in history as a pet, prey, and mythic figure.
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Feet and Footwear: A Cultural Encyclopedia

Margo DeMello - Design - 2009 - 360 pages
COSTUME, CLOTHES & FASHION. This one-of-a-kind, A-to-Z reference work contains over 150 fascinating entries and intriguing sidebars that look at feet and adornment of feet ...
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Why Animals Matter: The Case for Animal Protection

Erin E. Williams, Margo DeMello - Nature - 2007 - 420 pages excellent look at cruelty to animals on an institutional level in various industries, taking a 'common sense perspective' and revealing many disturbing facts .... This is ...
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Human–Animal Studies

Margo DeMello - Animals - 2012
An exhaustive listing of books, journals, articles, films, conferences, college programs, organizations and websites from the new and exciting discipline of Human-Animal ...
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