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Skin : a natural history / Nina G. Jablonski.

  • Jablonski, Nina G.
Date
[2006], ©2006
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

Berkeley : University of California Press, [2006], ©2006.

Physical description

xiii, 266 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 23 cm

Contributors

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-241) and index.

Contents

Introduction -- Skin laid bare -- History -- Sweat -- Skin and sun -- Skin's dark secret -- Color -- Touch -- Emotions, sex, and skin -- Wear and tear -- Statements -- Future skin.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • Location

    Medical Collection WR102 2006J33s

    Access

    Open shelves

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Identifiers

ISBN

  • 0520242815
  • 9780520242814