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Author Schraff, Anne.

Title Body modification / Anne Schraff.

Imprint Buena Park, CA : Artisan Press, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Jumpstart Chapter Non-Fiction  391.6 SCHRAFF    ---  Available
 PCMS Jumpstart Chapter Non-Fiction  391.6 SCHRAFF c.2  ---  Available
Description 63 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
Series Extreme customs series
Extreme customs series.
Summary Modifying the body may seem to be an extreme thing to do, but isn't building muscles, losing weight, or piercing ears modifying the body? Explore the history, sometimes strange and sometimes commonplace, of body modification customs from around the world.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p.63).
Contents Word list -- Anything for beauty and status -- How to get ahead -- Ear piercing and stretching -- Piercing in other places -- Scarification -- Foot binding -- Surgery and chemicals -- Strange customs today -- Why we do it -- Bibliography.
Study Program Accelerated Reader ATOS RL 7.2 1.0 102406 PCMS
Subject Body piercing -- History.
Scarification (Body marking) -- History.
ISBN 1586592114

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