Skin: A Natural History / Edition 1

Skin: A Natural History / Edition 1

by Nina G. Jablonski
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0520256247

ISBN-13: 9780520256248

Pub. Date: 05/21/2008

Publisher: University of California Press


About the Author:
Nina G. Jablonski is Professor and Head of the Department of Anthropology at the Pennsylvania State University

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About the Author:
Nina G. Jablonski is Professor and Head of the Department of Anthropology at the Pennsylvania State University

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520256248
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
05/21/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents


List of Illustrations     ix
Acknowledgments     xi
Introduction     1
Skin Laid Bare     9
History     21
Sweat     39
Skin and Sun     56
Skin's Dark Secret     65
Color     76
Touch     97
Emotions, Sex, and Skin     112
Wear and Tear     121
Statements     141
Future Skin     164
Glossary     175
Notes     181
References     217
Index     243

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