Tattoos - Philosophy for Everyone: I Ink, Therefore I Am
Copyright © 2012 John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Editor(s): Robert Arp
Published Online: 20 MAR 2012 05:17AM EST
Print ISBN: 9780470672068
Online ISBN: 9781118252789
Series Editor(s): Fritz Allhoff
About this Book
Covering philosophical issues ranging from tattooed religious symbols to a feminist aesthetics of tattoo, Tattoos and Philosophy offers an enthusiastic analysis of inking that will lead readers to consider the nature of the tattooing arts in a new and profound way.
- Contains chapters written by philosophers (most all with tattoos themselves), tattoo artists, and tattoo enthusiasts that touch upon many areas in Western and Eastern philosophy
- Enlightens people to the nature of tattoos and the tattooing arts, leading readers to think deeply about tattoos in new ways
- Offers thoughtful and humorous insights that make philosophical ideas accessible to the non-philosopher