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From revolting to revolting: Masculinity, the politics and body politic of the tracksuit

Joanne Turney

Joanne Turney is Associate Professor at Winchester School of Art, University of Southampton. She is the author of The Culture of Knitting (2009). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Fashion Crimes : Dressing for Deviance

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020

Book chapter

...This chapter investigates the contemporary phenomena of the re-appropriation of sportswear (specifically the tracksuit) into everyday/non-sporting dress. Following recent media moral panics regarding social disobedience, deviant behaviour...
...History and Significance of Hip-Hop in Clothing Hip-hop is too complex a phenomenon to encapsulate briefly. What began as an artistic expression of the times by black youth in urban environments has translated into a global phenomenon...

Sportswear in Australia

Andrea Mitchell

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Christine Schmidt

Christine Schmidt is a fashion researcher and independent fashion and concept consultant. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Jinna Tay

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 7 : Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...Australia prides itself on being a sporting nation, and sport is an integral part of the nation’s identity. Some say that it verges on being a religion, helping to build healthy Australian men, women, and young aspirants, and to spread...

Finland

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 8 : West Europe

Berg, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...Early nineteenth-century Finnish fashion was influenced by Stockholm, capital of Finland and Sweden since the thirteenth century. In the 1790s the Finnish upper classes wore styles influenced by rococo and neoclassicism, known as Gustavian...

Sports and Dress

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 8 : West Europe

Berg, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...In Europe, interest in sports and outdoor life emerged in the nineteenth century. The bourgeoisie went to the countryside to experience nature. Time spent in contact with nature was viewed as a source of inner peace and spiritual...