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Dress and society

Author: Jane E Workman; Beth W Freeburg
Publisher: New York, NY : Fairchild Publications, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats

Presents sociological research on the way people dress and helps students develop an appreciation for the value of research skills in their academic and professional careers. This book analyzes dress  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jane E Workman; Beth W Freeburg
ISBN: 9781563676260 1563676265
OCLC Number: 312429009
Description: xviii, 380 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Dress, society, and social control --
Dress, society, and the novice researcher --
The rules we live by: norms --
research: dress codes, gender norms, group norms, and more --
Violation of norms --
Tattooers, body piercers, cross-dressers, punks, goths, and more --
Recognition of norm violation: the fashion police --
Research about recognition of norm violations --
Reports of norm violations: spreading the word --
Reading and talking about norm violations --
Response to norm violation: sanctions --
Sanctions in various settings --
Enforcement of sanctions --
Research abut enforcement of sanctions.
Responsibility: Jane E. Workman, Beth W. Freeburg.


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