The Anatomy of Fashion

The Anatomy of Fashion

Dressing the Body From the Renaissance to Today

Book - 2009
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Taking different body parts in turn, this book invites us to view ourselves as we have been in the past. Arguing that analysis needs to aspire to the proliferation and playfulness of fashion itself, it both explores a different aesthetic and examines its implications. Whether in the mechanisms of production, the politics of consumption, the construction of sexuality or gender, or the formation and reformation of manners and morals, fashion is there.--[back cover]
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Berg, 2009
Edition: English ed
ISBN: 9781845207649
Branch Call Number: History 391.009 Vin


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