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Fashion has always been strongly linked with the politics of gender and equality. Dress and Empowerment explores the relationships between the dressed body, fashion, sex and power, with an emphasis on the role of dress in both reinforcing of challenging social norms.Drawing together a range of leading international authors, the book explores the role of fashion in empoweriFashion has always been strongly linked with the politics of gender and equality. Dress and Empowerment explores the relationships between the dressed body, fashion, sex and power, with an emphasis on the role of dress in both reinforcing of challenging social norms.Drawing together a range of leading international authors, the book explores the role of fashion in empowering both individuals and groups to create transformation and change. Taking us from the performance of black dandyism through stylized hats, to the fashioning of female punk identity and the ways in which recent Bond Girls have challenged traditional gender binaries, the book provides a crucial entry point into discussions of fashion as an empowerment strategy.Dress and Empowerment encourages the reader to critically examine the cultural and social impact of sexual objectification, as well as to consider personal and shared narratives of self-objectification and repression. With chapters ranging from the iconic self-fashioning of Princess Diana to a discussion of sex, power, and Italian ice cream, this beautifully illustrated collection provides crucial insights into global fashion, political structures and social life....

Title : Fashion, Agency and Empowerment: Performing Agency, Following Script
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ISBN : 9781350058262
Format Type : Hardcover
Number of Pages : 256 Pages
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