Fashion - Philosophy for Everyone: Thinking with Style

Wiley (2011)
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If you just can't decide what to wear, this enlightening guide will lead you through the diverse and sometimes contradictory aspects of fashion in a series of lively, entertaining and thoughtful essays from prominent philosophers and writers. A unique and enlightening insight into the underlying philosophy behind the power of fashion Contributions address issues in fashion from a variety of viewpoints, including aesthetics, the nature of fashion and fashionability, ethics, gender and identity politics, and design Includes a foreword by Jennifer Baumgardner, feminist author, activist and cultural critic, editor of Ms magazine and regular contributor to major women's magazines including Glamour and Marie-Claire

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Jessica Wolfendale
Marquette University
Fritz Allhoff, J.D., Ph.D.
Western Michigan University
Jeanette Kennett
Macquarie University
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