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Dress and Body-Tanning Behaviors: From Tan Worship to Tan Stigma

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 10 : Global Perspectives

Berg, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...This article conceptualizes body-tanning behavior in a broader perspective of dress and body image within our society. Tanned skin has become an attribute of beauty across many cultures around the world, and the concept of the tanned body...

Dress and Physical Appearance

Sharron J. Lennon

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Sharron J. Lennon, Ohio State University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Kim P. Johnson

Kim K. P. Johnson is a Professor in the Retail Merchandising Program at the University of Minnesota. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Nancy A. Rudd

The Ohio State University Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Social Psychology of Dress

Fairchild Books, 2017

Book chapter

...After reading and reflecting on the content of this chapter students should be able to:Analyze the presentation of self using the Rudd and Lennon (1994) model of body aesthetics.Explain how faces and bodies contribute to judgments...

Seeing in the light—“sun”glasses, modern glamor, cool, and celebrity (1920s–present)

Vanessa Brown

Vanessa Brown is a Senior Lecturer responsible for Design Culture and Context in the School of Art and Design (Department of Fashion, Knit and Textiles) at Nottingham Trent University, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Cool Shades : The History and Meaning of Sunglasses

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

Book chapter

...Introduction—sunglasses for life in the lightToday, a more general sense that sunglasses protect our eyes from sunlight dominates. After all, the name finally settled on for all kinds of motor goggles, protective spectacles, autoglasses...

Swimwear, Surfwear, and the Bronzed Body in Australia

Jennifer Craik

Jennifer Craik is Professor and Head of Fashion at Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia. Her research interests include interdisciplinary approaches to the study of fashion and dress. She has also researched aspects of cultural studies, cultural policy, and arts funding. Her publications include: The Face of Fashion (Routledge, 1993), Uniforms Exposed: From Conformity to Transgression (Berg Publishers, 2005), and Fashion: The Key Concepts (Berg Publishers, 2009). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

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...For many people, Australia is synonymous with the dream of sun, surf, and sand. Australia is perceived as a land of leisure and lounging around—preferably by the water. In order to do this, Australians dress in a casual way in swimsuits...

Cosmetics and Skin Care

Brian Moeran

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Lise Skov

Lise Skov is Associate Professor of Creative Industries at Copenhagen Business School. She is the Editor of the Consumption in Asia book series, and co-editor of Women, Media and Consumption in Japan. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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

Berg, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...Within the area of dress, defined as body supplements and body modification according to Joanne Eicher’s terminology, cosmetics and skin care are a subgroup of nonpermanent body modifications. Admittedly, the issue of permanence...