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The Resource Curvology : the origins and power of female body shape, David Bainbridge, PhD

Curvology : the origins and power of female body shape, David Bainbridge, PhD

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Curvology : the origins and power of female body shape
Title
Curvology
Title remainder
the origins and power of female body shape
Statement of responsibility
David Bainbridge, PhD
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Anatomy professor David Bainbridge applies the science of evolutionary biology and psychology to look at women's bodies in our ancestral past, our self-image-obsessed present, and our surgically enhanced future,"--Amazon.com
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bainbridge, David
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Human body
  • Sex differences
  • Sex (Psychology)
Label
Curvology : the origins and power of female body shape, David Bainbridge, PhD
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-219) and index
Contents
An Introduction to Our Obsession -- Part I The Body -- 1. Where women's bodies came from -- 2. Where women's bodes come from -- 3. The power of curves -- Part II The Mind -- 4. What men want and why it doesn't matter -- 5. Trapped in a vessel of flesh -- 6. Comfort and discomfort eating -- 7. A malaise of shapes -- Part III The World -- 8. Following the fashion -- 9. Covering up and tucking in -- 10. Why women care and why it's complicated -- Acknowledgments -- Selected Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
227 p.
Isbn
9781468312027
Lccn
2015023979
System control number
  • (OCoLC)907206433
  • (OCoLC)ocn907206433
  • 747408
Label
Curvology : the origins and power of female body shape, David Bainbridge, PhD
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-219) and index
Contents
An Introduction to Our Obsession -- Part I The Body -- 1. Where women's bodies came from -- 2. Where women's bodes come from -- 3. The power of curves -- Part II The Mind -- 4. What men want and why it doesn't matter -- 5. Trapped in a vessel of flesh -- 6. Comfort and discomfort eating -- 7. A malaise of shapes -- Part III The World -- 8. Following the fashion -- 9. Covering up and tucking in -- 10. Why women care and why it's complicated -- Acknowledgments -- Selected Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
227 p.
Isbn
9781468312027
Lccn
2015023979
System control number
  • (OCoLC)907206433
  • (OCoLC)ocn907206433
  • 747408

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