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The Men's Fashion Reader

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ISBN-13: 978-1845207878
ISBN-10: 1845207874
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'Men's interest in fashion and the role of fashion in constructing masculine identity have so far not been investigated in depth. The Men's Fashion Reader is an important work exploring all aspects of men and fashion - from design to production, communication and consumption. At last an ideal resource is available to scholars, students and professionals.' Simona Segre Reinach, Iuav University, Venice. 'This rich anthology leaves one asking 'How did we manage without?'. ... The Men's Fashion Reader provides a critical resource for fashion and cultural studies.' Magazine for the University of Technology, Sydney 'Examining the history, culture and identity of men's fashion, The Men's Fashion Reader is an in-depth work exploring masculinity, the evolution of menswear, the rise of subculture and the era of consumption. An essential introduction for any man looking to explore the business and theory behind men's fashion.' The Montebury Magazine Invaluable contributions to the field of fashion, dress and textile studies. Social Anthropology/Anthropolgie Sociale

About the Author

PETER MCNEIL is Professor of Design History at the University of Technology in Sydney, Australia, and Professor of Fashion Studies at the Centre for Fashion Studies at Stockholm University in Sweden.

VICKI KARAMINAS is Senior Lecturer in Fashion Theory and Design Studies at the School of Design at the University of Technology in Sydney. She holds the Area Chair for "Subcultural Style and Identity" for the Popular Culture Association of America.

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 448 pages
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic (February 15, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1845207874
  • ISBN-13: 978-1845207878
  • Product Dimensions: 7.5 x 1.2 x 9.6 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.4 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,652,728 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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The Men's Fashion Reader brings together key articles covering the history and culture of men's fashion around the world, using primacy research and case studies to review clothing trends, consumption and media influence on men's styles. Each section includes a bibliography for further reading, illustrations of men's dress from various historical periods, and scholarly analysis. Any college-level collection strong in fashion design or men's trends will find this a 'must'.
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