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The Resource The politics of fashion in eighteenth-century America, Kate Haulman

The politics of fashion in eighteenth-century America, Kate Haulman

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The politics of fashion in eighteenth-century America
Title
The politics of fashion in eighteenth-century America
Statement of responsibility
Kate Haulman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the see-and-be-seen port cities of Boston, New York, Philadelphia, and Charleston, fashion, a form of power and distinction, was conceptually feminized yet pursued by both men and women across class ranks. Haulman shows that elite men and women in these cities relied on fashion to present their status but also attempted to undercut its ability to do so for others. Disdain for others' fashionability was a means of safeguarding social position in cities where the modes of dress were particularly fluid and a way to maintain gender hierarchy in a world in which women's power as consumers was ex
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Cataloging source
N$T
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Haulman, Kate
Dewey number
306.20973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
E163
LC item number
.H38 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Gender and American culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Politics and culture
  • Fashion
  • Clothing and dress
  • Symbolism in politics
  • Nationalism
  • United States
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Fashion
  • Manners and customs
  • Nationalism
  • Politics and culture
  • Symbolism in politics
  • India
  • United States
Label
The politics of fashion in eighteenth-century America, Kate Haulman
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : that strange, ridic'lous vice
  • The many faces of fashion in the early eighteenth century
  • Fops and coquettes : gender, sexuality, and status
  • Country modes : cultural politics and political resistance
  • New duties and old desires on the eve of revolution
  • A contest of modes in revolutionary Philadelphia
  • Fashion and nation
  • Epilogue : political habits and citizenship's corset : the 1790s and beyond
Control code
742361658
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 290 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807869291
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt611rn
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)742361658
Label
The politics of fashion in eighteenth-century America, Kate Haulman
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : that strange, ridic'lous vice
  • The many faces of fashion in the early eighteenth century
  • Fops and coquettes : gender, sexuality, and status
  • Country modes : cultural politics and political resistance
  • New duties and old desires on the eve of revolution
  • A contest of modes in revolutionary Philadelphia
  • Fashion and nation
  • Epilogue : political habits and citizenship's corset : the 1790s and beyond
Control code
742361658
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 290 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807869291
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt611rn
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)742361658

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