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The Resource Accessories to modernity : fashion and the feminine in nineteenth-century France, Susan Hiner

Accessories to modernity : fashion and the feminine in nineteenth-century France, Susan Hiner

Label
Accessories to modernity : fashion and the feminine in nineteenth-century France
Title
Accessories to modernity
Title remainder
fashion and the feminine in nineteenth-century France
Statement of responsibility
Susan Hiner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examining fashion accessories in both novels and fashion discourses, Susan Hiner reframes the feminine accessory as a signifier of modernity and makes an important claim about the "accessory" status of women in nineteenth-century France: as both commodities and consumers, women were in fact "accessories to modernity."
Member of
Cataloging source
CN8ML
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hiner, Susan
Dewey number
391.00944/09034
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
GT871
LC item number
.H56 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
EBL-Schweitzer
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Clothing and dress
  • Fashion
  • France
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Clothing and dress
  • Fashion
  • Manners and customs
  • Women
  • France
Label
Accessories to modernity : fashion and the feminine in nineteenth-century France, Susan Hiner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
OldControl:muse9780812205336
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-272) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
La Femme comme il (en) faut and the pursuit of distinction -- Unpacking the Corbeille de mariage -- "Cashmere fever": virtue and the domestication of the exotic -- Mademoiselle Ombrelle: shielding the fair sex -- Fan fetish: gender, nostalgia, and commodification -- Between good intentions and ulterior motives: the culture of handbags -- Epilogue. The feminine accessory
Control code
794700574
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 281 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812205336
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.9783/9780812205336
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794700574
Label
Accessories to modernity : fashion and the feminine in nineteenth-century France, Susan Hiner
Publication
Note
OldControl:muse9780812205336
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-272) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
La Femme comme il (en) faut and the pursuit of distinction -- Unpacking the Corbeille de mariage -- "Cashmere fever": virtue and the domestication of the exotic -- Mademoiselle Ombrelle: shielding the fair sex -- Fan fetish: gender, nostalgia, and commodification -- Between good intentions and ulterior motives: the culture of handbags -- Epilogue. The feminine accessory
Control code
794700574
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 281 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812205336
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.9783/9780812205336
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794700574

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