Customizing The Body

Customizing The Body Clinton R. Sanders
  • Title: Customizing The Body
  • Author: Clinton R. Sanders
  • ISBN: 9780877227649
  • Page: 196
  • Format: Paperback
  • Customizing The Body Clinton R. Sanders Customizing The Body Originally published in this ground breaking ethnographic exploration of tattooingOCoand the art world surrounding itOCocovers the history anthropology and sociology of body modification practi
    Originally published in 1989, this ground breaking ethnographic exploration of tattooingOCoand the art world surrounding itOCocovers the history, anthropology and sociology of body modification practices the occupational experience of the tattooist the process and social consequences of becoming a tattooed person and the prospects of serious tattooing becoming an acceptOriginally published in 1989, this ground breaking ethnographic exploration of tattooingOCoand the art world surrounding itOCocovers the history, anthropology and sociology of body modification practices the occupational experience of the tattooist the process and social consequences of becoming a tattooed person and the prospects of serious tattooing becoming an accepted art form Curiously, despite the greater prevalence of tattoos and body modification in todayOCOs society, there is still a stigma of deviance associated with people who get or ink tattoos.Retaining the core of the original book, this revised and expanded edition offers a new preface by the author and a new chapter focusing on the changes that have occurred in the tattoo world A section on the new scholarly literature that has emerged, as well as the new modes of body modification that have come into vogue are included along with a new gallery of photographs that shows some splendid examples of contemporary tattoo art A directory of artists websites invites readers to discover the range of work being done around the worldOCofrom OC suitsOCO full body tattoos to skulls.
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    1. Customizing The Body is an extremely informative and educational book It covers the ethnography, social, and personal aspects that surrounds tattooing My favorite was the introduction chapter because it gave me insight into the western society history of the art It was really interesting to be able to understand what it was like it be a tattooed person in those times and also see how the social consequences could affect a person with tattoos Sanders puts his studies into his book so that he coul [...]

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    2. I have no hesitation in saying that this book has introduced me to a new lens and general perspective on the sub culture of Tattooing But I can t help but find every chapter dissatisfying only because it would pick a new topic to talk about and make it apparent that this book had chosen multiple points of time and spread an overview on a generalized version rather than making a few things clearer I couldn t find myself emotionally infatuated with this novel just because I simply can t relate to [...]

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    3. This book was great It was one of the only non fiction books I could finish in one week I liked it because I was a sociology student in college This book is the result of a sociological study that employed surveys and ethnography It was the first time I read a sociological text since college and I thoroughly enjoyed it Sanders wrote this in the late 1980s, and recently updated it with an introduction and conclusion Sanders dark humor use of the word plebian had me at this introduction seriously, [...]

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