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by Margo DeMello

Category: Medicine and Health Sciences
Subcategory: Other
Author: Margo DeMello
ISBN: 1598846175
ISBN13: 978-1598846171
Language: English
Publisher: ABC-CLIO (February 14, 2012)
Pages: 337
Fb2 eBook: 1461 kb
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Our faces identify who we are-not only what we look like and what ethnicities we belong to, but they can also .

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 we have. This one-of-a-kind A–Z reference explores the ways we change, beautify, and adorn our faces to create our personalities and identities. In addition to covering the basics such as the anatomical structure and function of parts of the human face, the entries examine how the face is viewed around the world, allowing students to easily draw connections and differences between various cultures around the world.

The encyclopedia contains a broad mix of entries covering different physical and social representations of the face, from .

The encyclopedia contains a broad mix of entries covering different physical and social representations of the face, from anthropometry to tattoos and even phrases and symbols. Margo DeMello, PhD, lectures at Central New Mexico Community College, Albuquerque, NM, teaching sociology, cultural studies, and anthropology.

The encyclopedia contains a broad mix of entries covering different .

Our faces identify who we are-not only what we look like and what ethnicities we. .Books related to Faces around the World: A Cultural Encyclopedia of the Human Face. This encyclopedia is ideal for high school and undergraduate students studying anthropology, anatomy, gender, religion, and world cultures.

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Margo DeMello lectures at Central New Mexico Community College, teaching sociology, cultural studies, and anthropology

Margo DeMello lectures at Central New Mexico Community College, teaching sociology, cultural studies, and anthropology. Her books include Bodies of Inscription: A Cultural History of the Modern Tattoo Community (2000) and she has contributed essays to the Encyclopedia of Human-Animal Relationships (Greenwood, 2007) and Cultural Anthropology: The Human Challenge (2004).

I’m an anthropologist, animal activist, writer, and human-animal studies scholar. Faces around the World: A Cultural Encyclopedia of the Human Face. I teach at Canisius College, in the Anthrozoology program, and I’m the Human-Animal Studies Prgram Director at the Animals & Society Institute. I’ve been actively involved with House Rabbit Society for 30 years. I love rabbits, chihuahuas, wombats and sloths. I’m a knitter, a gardener, and a true crime fanatic. Inked: Tattoos and Body Art Around the World. Mourning Animals: Rituals and Practices Surrounding Animal Death.

Our faces identify who we are-not only what we look like and what ethnicities we belong to, but they can also identify . This one-of-a-kind A–Z reference explores the ways we change, beautify, and adorn our faces to create our personalit. Tell us if something is incorrect.

Faces around the World: A Cultural Encyclopedia of the Human Face. This book provides a comprehensive examination of the human face, providing fascinating information from biological, cultural, and social perspectives. A complete bibliography of sources and index. A complete bibliography of sources and inde. More).

This book provides a comprehensive examination of the human face, providing fascinating information from biological, cultural, and social perspectives.

• A complete bibliography of sources and index of subjects

• Includes 100 images, numerous sidebars, and interesting "pop-out" quotes related to the face

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