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The book of skin

Author: Steven Connor
Publisher: London : Reaktion Books, 2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Book of Skin explores the amazingly elaborate and varied functions, roles and meanings of human skin within Western culture. Skin, Steven Connor argues, has never been more visible.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Connor, Steven, 1955-
Book of skin.
London : Reaktion Books, 2004
(DLC) 2007295264
(OCoLC)52784794
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Connor
ISBN: 9781861896407 1861896409
OCLC Number: 465024048
Description: 1 online resource (304 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Pregression: a skin that walks --
Complexion --
Exposition --
Disfiguring --
Impression --
Stigmata --
Off-colour --
Unction --
Aroma --
Itch --
The light touch.
Responsibility: Steven Connor.

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The Book of Skin explores the amazingly elaborate and varied functions, roles and meanings of human skin within Western culture. Skin, Steven Connor argues, has never been more visible.

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