Costume. Dress. Fashion

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Fashion as Communication
US$41.95

What kinds of things do fashion and clothing say about us? What does it mean to wear Gap or...

Customizing the Body: The Art and Culture of Tattooing

Customizing the Body

The Art and Culture of Tattooing

US$29.95

Originally published in 1989, this ground-breaking ethnographic exploration of tattooing—and the art...

The Face of Fashion: Cultural Studies in Fashion

The Face of Fashion

Cultural Studies in Fashion

US$73.95

First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

The Silk Weavers of Kyoto: Family and Work in a Changing Traditional Industry

The Silk Weavers of Kyoto

Family and Work in a Changing Traditional Industry

The makers of obi, the elegant and costly sash worn over kimono in Japan, belong to an endangered...

The Story of Lingerie
US$9.95

What is the social merit or purpose of all those bras and panties on perfectly sculpted bodies that...

The Dressed Society: Clothing, the Body and Some Meanings of the World

The Dressed Society

Clothing, the Body and Some Meanings of the World

US$44.00

This exhaustive book demonstrates how dress shapes and is shaped by social processes and phenomena...

Fashion
OUP Oxford (2003)
US$18.99

This lively survey of 150 years of fashion covers everything from Haute Couture to the High Street....

Pricing Beauty: The Making of a Fashion Model

Pricing Beauty

The Making of a Fashion Model

Sociologist Ashley Mears takes us behind the brightly lit runways and glossy advertisements of the...

The Meaning of Sunglasses: And a Guide to Almost All Things Fashionable

The Meaning of Sunglasses

And a Guide to Almost All Things Fashionable

US$4.99

With subscriptions nearing 1.2 million, Vogue magazine proves that if there's anything a...

Fashion - Philosophy for Everyone: Thinking with Style
Wiley (2011)
US$19.76

If you just can't decide what to wear, this enlightening guide will lead you through the diverse and...