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positions: east asia cultures critique
Volume 11, Number 2, Fall 2003
Special Issue: Fabrications
Guest Editors: Tina Mai Chen and Paola Zamperini


Contents

Articles

I. Symbolic Bodies in East Asian Clothing Systems

    Zamperini, Paola.
  • On Their Dress They Wore a Body: Fashion and Identity in Late Qing Shanghai
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    Subject Headings:
    • Fashion -- Social aspects -- China -- Shanghai -- History -- 20th century.
    • Shanghai (China) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
    • Shanghai (China) -- Civilization -- Western influences.
    • Identity (Psychology) -- China -- Shanghai -- History -- 20th century.
    Harrison, Henrietta.
  • Clothing and Power on the Periphery of Empire: The Costumes of the Indigenous People of Taiwan
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    Subject Headings:
    • Taiwan aborigines -- Clothing -- History.
    • Clothing and dress -- Taiwan -- Psychological aspects -- History.
    • Control (Psychology)
    • Masculinity -- Taiwan -- History.
    Chen, Tina Mai.
  • Proletarian White and Working Bodies in Mao's China
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    Subject Headings:
    • Clothing and dress -- China -- Psychological aspects -- History -- 1949-1976.
    • Body, Human -- Symbolic aspects -- China -- History -- 1949-1976.
    • Group identity -- China -- History -- 1949-1976.

II. East Asian Clothing Systems in the Modern World

    Finnane, Antonia.
  • Yangzhou's "Mondernity": Fashion and Consumption in the Early-Nineteenth-Century World
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    Subject Headings:
    • Fashion -- China -- Yangzhou (Jiangsu Sheng) -- History -- 19th century.
    • Consumption (Economics) -- China -- Yangzhou (Jiangsu Sheng) -- History -- 19th century.
    • Yangzhou (Jiangsu Sheng, China) -- Civilization -- Western influences.
    Carroll, Peter.
  • Refashioning Suzhou: Dress, Commodification, and Modernity
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    Subject Headings:
    • Fashion -- Social aspects -- China -- Suzhou (Jiangsu Sheng) -- History -- 20th century.
    • Suzhou (Jiangsu Sheng, China) -- Social life and customs -- 1912-1949.
    • Suzhou (Jiangsu Sheng, China) -- Civilization -- Western influences.
    Chew, Matthew, 1965-
  • The Dual Consequences of Cultural Localization: How Exposed Short Stockings Subvert and Sustain Global Cultural Hierarchy
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    Subject Headings:
    • Hosiery -- China.
    • Women -- China -- Social life and customs -- 1976-

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