[PDF] Download ☆ Return of the Tribal: A Celebration of Body Adornment | by ✓ Rufus C. Camphausen
Sep 17, 2019 - 04:08 AM By Rufus C. Camphausen

A photographic exploration of the modern revival of piercing, tattooing, scarification, and body painting that reveals its origins in tribal culture and practices Since earliest times, tribal cultures around the world have used body marks and modifications to indicate membership and rank within the group, identify with spiritual totems, express sacrifice and loss, and enhA photographic exploration of the modern revival of piercing, tattooing, scarification, and body painting that reveals its origins in tribal culture and practices Since earliest times, tribal cultures around the world have used body marks and modifications to indicate membership and rank within the group, identify with spiritual totems, express sacrifice and loss, and enhance physical attraction and sexual enjoyment Today we are witnessing a renaissance of interest in body adornment that many interpret as a return to our tribal beginnings a way to identify who we are in an urban world that has lost its sense of community Return of the Tribal takes a non judgmental look at a great variety of practices of body adornment and modification from prehistoric and aboriginal to those of modern urban tribals in cities such as London, New York, Tokyo, and Amsterdam From the beautiful to the bizarre, the author shows the many beautiful and bizarre ways people choose to alter their appearance.
  • Title: Return of the Tribal: A Celebration of Body Adornment
  • Author: Rufus C. Camphausen
  • ISBN: 9780892816101
  • Page: 142
  • Format: Paperback

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Kim Sep 17, 2019 - 04:08 AM
As a preface, I bought this book a very, VERY long time ago. I had just pierced my labret, and was hoping to find answers as to what drew me into becoming part of a more fringe group of people. I wasn't belly dancing at the time, I didn't KNOW anyone with a labret. I wasn't playing music or around a bunch of goth kids. I just found it very beautiful, and erotic, andI wanted one. This book tried to tap into that feeling, but fell way short. There was some actual ethnographic research, but that wa [...]
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Return of the Tribal: A Celebration of Body Adornment By Rufus C. Camphausen A photographic exploration of the modern revival of piercing, tattooing, scarification, and body painting that reveals its origins in tribal culture and practices Since earliest times, tribal cultures around the world have used body marks and modifications to indicate membership and rank within the group, identify with spiritual totems, express sacrifice and loss, and enhA photographic exploration of the modern revival of piercing, tattooing, scarification, and body painting that reveals its origins in tribal culture and practices Since earliest times, tribal cultures around the world have used body marks and modifications to indicate membership and rank within the group, identify with spiritual totems, express sacrifice and loss, and enhance physical attraction and sexual enjoyment Today we are witnessing a renaissance of interest in body adornment that many interpret as a return to our tribal beginnings a way to identify who we are in an urban world that has lost its sense of community Return of the Tribal takes a non judgmental look at a great variety of practices of body adornment and modification from prehistoric and aboriginal to those of modern urban tribals in cities such as London, New York, Tokyo, and Amsterdam From the beautiful to the bizarre, the author shows the many beautiful and bizarre ways people choose to alter their appearance.

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