A Cultural History of Fashion in the 20th and 21st Centuries: From Catwalk to Sidewalk

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9780857851345: A Cultural History of Fashion in the 20th and 21st Centuries: From Catwalk to Sidewalk

This new edition of a bestselling textbook is designed for students, scholars, and anyone interested in 20th century fashion history.

Accessibly written and well illustrated, the book outlines the social and cultural history of fashion thematically, and contains a wide range of global case studies on key designers, styles, movements and events.

The new edition has been revised and expanded: there are new sections on eco-fashion, fashion and the museum, major changes in the fashion market in the 21st century (including the impact of new media and retailing networks), new technologies, fashion weeks, the rise of asian fashion centers and more. There are twice as many illustrations.

In its second edition, A Cultural History of Fashion in the 20th and 21st Centuries is the ideal introductory text for all students of fashion.

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Fully revised and updated with additional chapters and more images, this new edition of this widely adopted text will be essential reading for fashion students and anyone interested in fashion history.

About the Author:

Bonnie English is Associate Professor in Art History & Theory at the Queensland College of Art, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia.

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