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The Resource Plucked : a history of hair removal, Rebecca M. Herzig, (electronic book)

Plucked : a history of hair removal, Rebecca M. Herzig, (electronic book)

Label
Plucked : a history of hair removal
Title
Plucked
Title remainder
a history of hair removal
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca M. Herzig
Title variation
History of hair removal
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
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1971-
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Herzig, Rebecca M.
Dewey number
617.4/779
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RL92
LC item number
.H49 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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JSTOR (Organization)
Series statement
  • Biopolitics: medicine, technoscience and health in the 21st century
  • BIOPOLITICS
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  • Hair
  • Hair
  • Body hair
  • Human body
  • Hair Removal
  • Social Norms
  • Beauty
  • Attitude
  • United States
Label
Plucked : a history of hair removal, Rebecca M. Herzig, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-274) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Necessary suffering -- The hairless Indian : savagery and civility before the Civil War -- "Chemicals of the toilette" : from homemade remedies to a new industrial order -- Bearded women and dog-faced men : Darwin's great denudation -- "Smooth, white, velvety skin" : x-ray salons and social mobility -- Glandular trouble : sex hormones and deviant hair growth -- Unshaven : "arm-pit feminists" and women's liberation -- "Cleaning the basement" : labor, pornography, and Brazilian waxing -- Magic bullets : laser regulation and elective medicine -- "The next frontier" : genetic enhancement and the end of hair -- Conclusion: We are all plucked
Control code
99980948558
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 287 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781479830657
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Plucked : a history of hair removal, Rebecca M. Herzig, (electronic book)
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-274) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Necessary suffering -- The hairless Indian : savagery and civility before the Civil War -- "Chemicals of the toilette" : from homemade remedies to a new industrial order -- Bearded women and dog-faced men : Darwin's great denudation -- "Smooth, white, velvety skin" : x-ray salons and social mobility -- Glandular trouble : sex hormones and deviant hair growth -- Unshaven : "arm-pit feminists" and women's liberation -- "Cleaning the basement" : labor, pornography, and Brazilian waxing -- Magic bullets : laser regulation and elective medicine -- "The next frontier" : genetic enhancement and the end of hair -- Conclusion: We are all plucked
Control code
99980948558
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 287 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781479830657
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote

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