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This title is also available as an e-book. ISBN 0-684-31451-7 Contact your Thomson Gale Sales representative for ordering information. Printed in the United States of America 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 FADS Here today, gone tomorrow. It is hard to identify a fad until it has fizzled. Fashion cycles, more generally, vary in speed fads are those particular fashion cycles that take us by surprise, but also fade very quickly (van Ginneken, p. 161). The term fashion implies strong norms (Crane, p. 1), and...

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A Matter of Taste How Names, Fashions and Culture Change with Time. New Haven Yale University Press, 2000. Steele, Valerie. Paris Fashion A Cultural History. Revised ed. Oxford Berg, 1999. Fashion Theory The Journal of Dress, Body & Culture. Quarterly. Oxford Berg, 1997 . Available from < www.fash-iontheory.com> . FASHION, ATTACKS ON While fashions in furniture and architecture have not generally been perceived as a problem, fashionable dress has been frequently...

Fashion Historical Studies Of

Earliest books on fashion history published in Europe date back to the Renaissance and the early modern period. Between 1520 and 1610, over two hundred books on dress were published in Germany, Italy, France, and Holland. These little books, designed for wealthy consumers, contained wood-engraved plates and minimal text, often in Latin and were focused on contemporary clothing. Curiosity about the foreign and the strange was as intense as ignorance was rife and publications contained fantasized...

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Dress Europe 400 1900

Print of La Saison, showing women in fancy dress. Civic balls became popular in the mid-1800s, and the press often reported on the costumes of attendees. Gianni Dagli Orti Corbis. Reproduced by permission. Print of La Saison, showing women in fancy dress. Civic balls became popular in the mid-1800s, and the press often reported on the costumes of attendees. Gianni Dagli Orti Corbis. Reproduced by permission. icals, especially The Queen, published regular articles and correspondence columns, and...

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