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The Resource Stylin' : African American expressive culture from its beginnings to the zoot suit, Shane White and Graham White

Stylin' : African American expressive culture from its beginnings to the zoot suit, Shane White and Graham White

Label
Stylin' : African American expressive culture from its beginnings to the zoot suit
Title
Stylin'
Title remainder
African American expressive culture from its beginnings to the zoot suit
Statement of responsibility
Shane White and Graham White
Title variation
Styling
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of African-American style from its African origins to the 1940s, looking at the ways in which African-American men and women have expressed themselves through clothing, hairstyles, gestures, dance, and other forms of bodily display
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
White, Shane
Dewey number
305.896/073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.86
LC item number
.W4388 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
White, Graham J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Hairstyles
  • Body image
  • Noirs américains
  • Noirs américains
  • Coiffures (Cheveux)
  • Image du corps
  • Negers
  • Populaire cultuur
  • Lichaamscultuur
  • Kleidung
  • Kultur
  • Geschichte Anfänge-1940
  • Körpersprache
  • USA
  • Schwarze
Label
Stylin' : African American expressive culture from its beginnings to the zoot suit, Shane White and Graham White
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-296) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Introduction -- 1. Looking mighty sprucy -- 2. Done up in the tastiest manner -- 3. I'd rather dance den eat -- 4. Dandies and dandizettes -- 5. Swingin' like crazy -- 6. Strolling, jooking, and fixy clothes -- 7. The long-veiled beauty of our own world -- 8. The stroll -- Epilogue : suit men from suit land -- Notes -- Index
Control code
37721327
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 301 pages
Isbn
9780801431791
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
97038507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)37721327
Label
Stylin' : African American expressive culture from its beginnings to the zoot suit, Shane White and Graham White
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-296) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Introduction -- 1. Looking mighty sprucy -- 2. Done up in the tastiest manner -- 3. I'd rather dance den eat -- 4. Dandies and dandizettes -- 5. Swingin' like crazy -- 6. Strolling, jooking, and fixy clothes -- 7. The long-veiled beauty of our own world -- 8. The stroll -- Epilogue : suit men from suit land -- Notes -- Index
Control code
37721327
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 301 pages
Isbn
9780801431791
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
97038507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)37721327

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