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Cabinet 40: Hair (Cabinet #40)

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As Roland Barthes observed of Abb xE9; Pierre's "zero" haircut, even the most neutral of hairstyles offers a forest of signs. The capacity of hair to attract and radiate meaning permeates not just the history of hairstyles--from the Pharaonic beard of the Egyptians to the ironic mullet of the hipster--but also the rituals, technologies and products that define the world of ...more
Paperback, 112 pages
Published February 28th 2011 by Cabinet (first published January 1st 2011)
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