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Cultures of femininity in modern fashion

Ilya Parkins

Cultures of femininity in modern fashion

by Ilya Parkins

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Published by University of New Hampshire Press in Durham, N.H .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social aspects,
  • Women"s clothing,
  • Fashion,
  • Clothing and dress,
  • Feminism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementIlya Parkins and Elizabeth M. Sheehan, editors
    SeriesBecoming modern : new nineteenth-century studies, Reading dress series, Becoming modern
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGT1720 .C85 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 243 p. :
    Number of Pages243
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25018222M
    ISBN 101611680018, 1611680026
    ISBN 109781611680010, 9781611680027
    LC Control Number2011007983
    OCLC/WorldCa690090329

      In very general terms, masculine cultures are about ego, feminine culture are about relationships. In masculine cultures, status purchases (expensive watches, jewelry) are common and people buy more nonfiction books. In feminine cultures, people buy more products for the home, invest more in do-it-yourself projects, and buy more fiction.   The social, cultural and psychological significance of fashion has attracted the interest of a number of subsequent writers, including Valerie Steele, Christopher Breward, Jennifer Craik and Caroline Evans, all of whom have contributed to the richness of research, although all have come from different starting points.4 In this book we draw on.

    Girl Defined: God's Radical Design for Beauty, Femininity, and Identity by Kristen Clark and Bethany Baird is a book I think every woman (teen+) can benefit from reading! For one, it's very easy and enjoyable to read - I continually wanted to return to its pages/5.   Since starting the Art of Manliness, I’ve read a boatload of books about masculinity, manliness, and simply being a man. There are books out there on every aspect of the male experience from practical skills like carving a turkey and dressing well to sociological studies on what it means to be a man in history and modern society to more poetic examinations of the male experience.

    “Femininity stands for a society in which social gender roles overlap: Both men and women are supposed to be modest, tender, and concerned with the quality of life.” From Hofstede (), Culture’s Consequences, 2nd ed. p Review Hofstede’s country ranking for Masculinity / Femininity. Traits of Masculinity / Femininity.   Food and Femininity is a highly readable and informative text that offers an up-to-date, contemporary analysis of the longstanding discussion of the relationship between femininity and food The book is a valuable addition to the burgeoning field of feminist food studies, particularly because Cairns and Johnston incorporate intersectional.


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