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Druze Dress

Heike Weber

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Gillian Vogelsang-Eastwood

Gillian Vogelsang-Eastwood is Director of the Textile Research Centre, Leiden. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 5 : Central and Southwest Asia

Berg Publishers, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...The Druze are officially classed as a Muslim group and are believed to have been an off-shoot of the Ismaili sect of Islam. The belief system includes Gnostic and other philosophical concepts. There are believed to be about one million...

Lebanese Women’s Dress

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 5 : Central and Southwest Asia

Berg Publishers, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...Lebanon is a small country situated on the eastern shores of the Mediterranean. Prior to 1920 Lebanon had been under Ottoman rule and influence for four hundred years, under which cloth weaving and embroidery flourished. Following World War...

Art and the Islamic Female Diaspora

Adam Geczy

Sydney College of the Arts, the University of Sydney Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Transorientalism in Art, Fashion, and Film : Inventions of Identity

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

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...Virginia Woolf, “A Room of One’s Own,” 1928, http://gutenberg.net.au/ebooks02/0200791h.html, accessed May 27, 2017.But she lives; for great poets do not die; they are continuing presences; they need only the opportunity to walk among us...