Fashion-ology Fashion Studies in the Postmodern Digital Era / Yuniya Kawamura.

This new edition of a classic work offers a concise introduction to the sociology of fashion, and demystifies the workings of the fashion system. From the origins of fashion studies and the difference between clothing and fashion, through to an examination of 21st century subcultures, and the impact...

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Bibliographic Details
Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Main Author: Kawamura, Yuniya
Format: Electronic eBook
Published: London : Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2023.
Edition:3rd ed.
Series:Dress, Body, Culture.
Table of Contents:
  • Cover
  • Half Title
  • Series
  • Title
  • Copyright
  • Dedication
  • Contents
  • Tables
  • Preface
  • 1 Introduction
  • 2 Sociological Discourse and Empirical Studies of Fashion
  • 3 Fashion as an Institutionalized System: From Paris to the Mediatized World
  • 4 Designers and Consumers: The Personification of Fashion
  • 5 The Production, Gatekeeping, and Diffusion of Fashion
  • 6 The Diversification and Changing Landscapes of the Fashion Systems
  • 7 Ecological and Social Sustainability in Fashion
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix:Practical Guide to Sociological Research in Fashion and Dress
  • Notes