Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion: Volume 1: Africa by Joanne B. Eicher

Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion: Volume 1: Africa

EditorJoanne B. Eicher, Doran H. Ross

Hardcover | October 15, 2011

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Published in summer 2010 in print and online, the 10-volume Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion is the first comprehensive reference work to explore all aspects of dress and fashion globally - from pre-history to the present day. Arranged geographically and written by an international teamof experts, the Encyclopedia will serve as the go-to source for all issues relating the art and anthropology of costume, dress, and fashion the world over for students, scholars, members of the design and fashion industries, and fashion aficionados for years to come. The Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion brings together for the first time the work of over 600 renowned scholars from every part of the globe. All articles have been specially commissioned and particular effort has been made to commission articles by indigenous scholars with in-depth localknowledge.

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Editor Joanne B. Eicher is Regents' Professor Emerita, University of Minnesota, and a specialist in the anthropology of dress. Editor Doran H. Ross is a specialist in the arts of West Africa and director of the Fowler Museum of Cultural HIstory.
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Title:Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion: Volume 1: AfricaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:585 pages, 10.98 × 8.5 × 1.42 inPublished:October 15, 2011Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199757283

ISBN - 13:9780199757282

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