Following on from the international success of The Naked Woman, bestselling zoologist Desmond Morris turns his attention to the human male. The Naked Man is a study of the masculine body from head to toe, exploring how biological features have been modified, suppressed or exaggerated by customs and changes in social fashions. Packed full of scientific fact, engaging anecdote and thought-provoking conclusions, including a controversial chapter examining male sexuality, The Naked Man is a must-read for anyone interested in this far from rare, but nevertheless endangered species.elephanta#39;s hair bracelet. The hairs are taken from the tail of the elephant, where they are thick but pliable. ... an old legend, the knots of the bracelet are meant to represent the forces of life, and the strands symbolise the seasons ofthe year. ... Indeed, in some cultures women are not allowed to make any kind of hand gesture.
|Title||:||The Naked Man|
|Publisher||:||Random House - 2012-08-31|