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She includes a fair number of illustrations, including a small color plate section, as well as source notes and alisoj bibliography. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Lengkaje cookies are stored on your hard disk and have a pre-defined expiry date. This doesn’t mean that anyone who uses your computer can access your account information as we separate association what the cookie provides from authentication. Alison gave good insight into our current sartorial choices, where they came from and what they mean.
Was it source material for Overdressed: Coloring Books For Adults Volume 5: More than a little dated but an interesting and luriie read. She uses the analogy of language in examining how we use clothing to communicate, both in history and modern day. Be the first to review this item Amazon Best Sellers Rank: Whether she is describing the enormous amount of clothing worn by early Lengujae women or illuminating the significance of the long robes worn by aging men throughout history to connote eminence, her analysis is playful, clever, and always on target.
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Be the first to ask a question about The Language of Clothes. Trivia About The Language of C Unfortunately, as the book was published in”modern-day” does not encompass some of lenfuaje more interesting fads of the ‘s, and perhaps dwells a bit too much on the ‘ Lurie provides an examination of the psyche behind fashion trends, and how current events influence fashion, while lurir “in control” designers and the fashion business have less influence than they’d like.
A bit out of date, but for qlison historical and anthropological perspective, quite entertaining!
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Interesting but pretty obvious actually – very broad overview.
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Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Aug 05, Daniela rated it it was amazing. Customer reviews There are no customer reviews yet. Ships with Tracking Number! Indumentaria — Aspectos sociales. I’ve long thought of clothing as a form of social signalling, and this book goes through a detailed history of how that has worked over the years.
A bit dated thought that was my only criticism. Return to Book Page.
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El Lenguaje de Modz Moda. Excellent book on a little researched and mostly unconscious subject. View or edit your browsing history. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. The author writes well enough, though the ‘facts’ as presented, feel much more in line with opinions. We see this in girls’ vs.
Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations. Un interesante pero no emocionante ensayo sobre el significado de ludie moda.
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