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Islamic Fashion, Beauty Pageants, and Muslim Dolls

Sahar Amer

in What Is Veiling?

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781469617756
eISBN:
9781469619804
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469617756.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter focuses on the Islamic fashion industry and how some women have adopted fashion as an expression of individuality or as a strategy of resistance toward conservative interpretations of ... More


Adoption, Adaptation, and Innovation: The Cultural and Aesthetic Transformations of Fashion in Modern Japan

Audrey Yoshiko Seo

in Since Meiji: Perspectives on the Japanese Visual Arts, 1868-2000

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824834418
eISBN:
9780824871239
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824834418.003.0018
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines the cultural and aesthetic transformations of fashion in modern Japan. It begins with a discussion of Meiji Japan’s adoption of Western notions, innovation, and aesthetics, ... More


Wearing the Body over the Dress: Sonia Delaunay’s Fashionable Clothes

Cristina Giorcelli

in Accessorizing the Body: Habits of Being I

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816675784
eISBN:
9781452946337
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816675784.003.0005
Subject:
Art, Visual Culture

This chapter focuses on Sonia Delaunay (1885–1979), a famous painter and fashion and costume designer who dressed such movie stars and celebrities as Gloria Swanson, Nancy Cunard, and Alma Gropius. ... More


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