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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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Inked: Tattoos and Body Art around the World

Margo DeMello - Social Science - 2014 - 809 pages
In recent decades, tattoos have gone from being a subculture curiosity in Western culture to mainstream and commonplace. This two-volume set provides broad coverage of ...
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Faces around the World: A Cultural Encyclopedia of the Human Face: A ...

Margo DeMello - Social Science - 2012 - 337 pages
This book provides a comprehensive examination of the human face, providing fascinating information from biological, cultural, and social perspectives. • A complete ...
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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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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
...an 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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Animals and Society: An Introduction to Human-animal Studies

Margo DeMello - Nature - 2012 - 470 pages
Considering that much of human society is structured through its interaction with non-human animals, and since human society relies heavily on the exploitation of animals to ...
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Speaking for Animals: Animal Autobiographical Writing

Margo DeMello - Social Science - 2012 - 288 pages
For thousands of years, in the myths and folktales of people around the world, animals have spoken in human tongues. Western and non-Western literary and folkloric traditions ...
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