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Books pubblicati nella collana Univ Of California Pr Paperback Biologia umana e argomenti correlati
Jablonski Nina G.
edizioni Univ of California Pr collana Univ of California Pr (Paperback), 2013
We expose it, cover it, paint it, tattoo it, scar it, and pierce it. Our intimate connection with the world, skin protects us while advertising our health, our identity, and our individuality. This dazzling synthetic overview is a complete guidebook to the pliable covering that makes us who we are. Skin: A Natural...
edizioni Univ of California Pr collana Univ of California Pr (Paperback), 2011
Sociologist Ashley Mears takes us behind the brightly lit runways and glossy advertisements of the fashion industry in this insider's study of the world of modeling. Mears, who worked as a model in New York and London, draws on observations as well as extensive interviews with male and female models, agents, clients,...
The Fossil Chronicles
edizioni Univ of California Pr collana Univ of California Pr (Paperback), 2012
Two discoveries of early human relatives, one in 1924 and one in 2003, radically changed scientific thinking about our origins. Dean Falk, a pioneer in the field of human brain evolution, offers this fast-paced insider's account of these discoveries, the behind-the-scenes politics embroiling the scientists who found...