Hair: Its Power and Meaning in Asian Cultures - Hiltebeitel, Alf (Editor), and Miller, Barbara D (Editor), and Obeyesekere, Gananath (Foreword by)

Hair whether present or absent, restored or removed, abundant or scarce, long or short, bound or unbound, colored or natural marks a person as clearly as speech, clothing, and smell. It defines a person s gender, sexual availability and desirability, age, social status, and even political stance. It may also act as a basis for discrimination in ...

Hair: Its Power and Meaning in Asian Cultures 1998, State University of New York Press, Albany, NY

ISBN-13: 9780791437421

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Hair: Its Power and Meaning in Asian Cultures 1998, State University of New York Press, Albany, NY

ISBN-13: 9780791437414

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