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list of illustr ations ix preface xi acknowledgments   xiii notes on the text xv introduction People, Place, and History 1 part one ORIGIN OF THE MOLA chap ter one Explaining the Origin of the Mola Blouse 45 chap ter two Creating Molas 65 part two MOTIVATION TO SEW MOLAS chap ter three The Mola as Worn: A Visual Assessment 93 chap ter four Motivation: The Process of Mola Making 135 chap ter five Motivation: The Benefits of Mola Making 149 chap ter six Motivation: Creating and Maintaining the Kuna Nation 167 afterword 189 appendix a Mola Sewing Terms and Techniques 193 appendix b Characteristics of the Museum Reference Collection 205 notes 219 references 237 index 247 CONTENTS ...

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ISBN
9780826357076
Related ISBN
9780826357069
MARC Record
OCLC
936687675
Pages
288
Launched on MUSE
2016-08-12
Language
English
Open Access
No
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