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The Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion explores, in 760 articles and 3.6 million words, the dressed and adorned body across cultures and throughout history. Lavishly illustrated with over 2,000 images, it is essential for all students, scholars and practitioners of fashion and textiles, across disciplines. Available in print - as a 10 volume set - and online within the Berg Fashion Library. The Encyclopedia provides: In-depth original articles - from over 600 international experts - on countries, themes, cultural groups, and dress types; Special articles on sources and evidence for each major geographical area; 'Snapshot' articles featuring illuminating examples and case studies; Invaluable bibliographies and suggestions for further reading for each article; Cross-references and an analytical cumulative index.
Volume 9 has been edited by Djurdja Bartlett and contains the following: Volume 9: East Europe, Russia, and the Caucasus. Volume 9 covers 26 countries and consists of 104 essays contributed by authors from 30 countries.
|Type of Research:||Book|
|Keywords/subjects not otherwise listed:||fashion, ethnic dress, tradition, modernity, crafts, East Europe, the Soviet Union|
|Your affiliations with UAL:||Colleges > London College of Fashion|
|Projects or Series:||Research Outputs Review (April 2010 - April 2011)|
|Deposited By:||Prerna Bhatt|
|Deposited On:||26 Jan 2012 11:21|
|Last Modified:||05 Apr 2013 14:51|