Published to accompany the exhibition "Assembling Bodies Art, Science & Imagination" March 2009 - November 2010, Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Cambridge. This catalogue is in very good condition. The cover is in very good condition - almost as new except for a touch of wear at corners and edges. Internally the book is in very good condition - clean, tight and unmarked - almost as new.
Content: Chapter 1: Atomised & Anamorphic Man / Jim Bond. Chapter 2: The Dead Body and the Law in Modern Britain / Sarah Tarlow, The Body in History / John Robb. Chapter 3: Instruments and Analogies / Anita Herle, Brain Imaging / Simon Cohn, Sounding Bodies / Tom Rice, Roman Portraits / Robin Osborne, Individual Portraits and Racialised Types / Mark Elliott. Chapter 4: Bilums and Pearlshells : Production and Reproduction / Marilyn Strathern, Genetic Bodies / Sarah Franklin, Distributed Bodies / Jessica Hughes, The Mongolian Household Chest / Rebecca Empson. Chapter 5: Body and Landscape / Oliver Harris, Making Bodies Visible through Archaeological Excavations / Dusan Bori, Organ Transplants / Maryon McDonald, The Head of the Blue Chip II / Dianne Harris, Towards the Embrace / Bonnie Kemske. Chapter 6: Mapping Change and continuity : Living with HIV as a Chronic Illness in South Africa / Hayley MacGregor and Elizabeth Mills.