Wedding Dress Across Cultures

ISBN-10: 1859737471
ISBN-13: 9781859737477
Edition: 2003
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Book details

List price: $37.95
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 4/17/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

Wedding clothes are not only distinctive forms of dress, but are also steeped in years of cultural tradition. This book, drawing on case studies from around the world, considers how wedding attire is both a statement of tradition and a vehicle for challenging social norms.

Helen Bradley Foster is Lecturer, University of Minnesota. Donald Clay Johnson is Curator, Ames Library of South Asia, University of Minnesota.

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