Fashion and age : dress, the body and later life
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Kirtland Community College Library||GT 1720 .T854 2013||30775305478829||General Collection||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781847886965 (hbk.)
- ISBN: 1847886965 (hbk.)
- ISBN: 1847886957 (pbk.)
- ISBN: 9781847886958 (pbk.)
x, 174 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
- Publisher: London ; Bloomsbury Academic, 2013.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-169) and index.|
|Formatted Contents Note:||Introduction -- Clothing, fashion and the body -- Ageing, embodiment and culture -- The voices of older women -- Dress and the narration of life -- Magazines, the media and Mrs. Exeter -- The high street responds : designing for the older market -- Conclusion.|
|Summary, etc.:||A fascinating account of the relationship between dress and age and an investigation into the changing ways in which the fashion industry interacts with older generations. The book is driven by the desire to extend the remit of the study of fashion to encompass clothing as part of everyday bodily life.|
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|Subject:||Older women Clothing