Religion, dress and the body / [edited by] Linda B. Arthur.

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Other Authors: Bradley, Linda Arthur
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Oxford ; New York : Berg, 1999.
Series:Dress, body, culture.
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Table of Contents:
  • Dress and the social control of the body / Linda B. Arthur
  • The social control of women's bodies in two Mennonite communities / Beth Grayhill and Linda B. Arthur
  • Sacred dress, public worlds : Amish and Mormon image of the body : images of paradise on Laie, Hawaii / Frank Salamone
  • The obedient and disobedient daughters of the church : Strangite Mormon dress as a mode of control / Gayle Veronica Fischer
  • Dress and interaction in contending cultures : Eastern Dakota and Euroamericans in nineteenth century Minnesota / Sandra Lee Evenson and David J. Trayte
  • The African American church, its sacred cosmos, and dress / Dwendolyn S. O'Neal
  • Fashion and identity of women religious / Susan O. Michelman
  • The Paarda expression of Hejaab among Afghan women in a non-Muslim community / M. Catherine Daly
  • Hasidic women's head-coverings : a feminized system of Hasidic distinction / Barbara Goldman Carrel
  • Jewish genes, Jewish jeans : a fashionable body / Karen Anijar.