Languages Of Dress In The Middle East

Author: Bruce Ingham
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1136803173
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Considers how the languages of dress in the region connect with other social practices, and with political and religious conformity in particular. Treating cases as diverse as practices of veiling in Oman and dress reform laws in Turkey, these ethnographic studies extend from Malta to the ME and Caucasus.
Languages of Dress in the Middle East
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Bruce Ingham, Nancy Lindisfarne-Tapper
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-03 - Publisher: Routledge

Considers how the languages of dress in the region connect with other social practices, and with political and religious conformity in particular. Treating cases as diverse as practices of veiling in Oman and dress reform laws in Turkey, these ethnographic studies extend from Malta to the ME and Caucasus.
Women and the City, Women in the City
Language: en
Pages: 210
Authors: Nazan Maksudyan
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-01 - Publisher: Berghahn Books

An attempt to reveal, recover and reconsider the roles, positions, and actions of Ottoman women, this volume reconsiders the negotiations, alliances, and agency of women in asserting themselves in the public domain in late- and post-Ottoman cities. Drawing on diverse theoretical backgrounds and a variety of source materials, from court
Middle Eastern and North African Societies in the Interwar Period
Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: Nazan Maksudyan
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-19 - Publisher: BRILL

Moving from tourism to health propaganda, marriage to beauty contest, mass communication to music, Middle Eastern and North African Societies in the Interwar Period offers a vibrant and dynamic picture of the region which goes beyond state borders.
Languages of Dress in the Middle East
Language: en
Pages: 196
Authors: Nancy Lindisfarne, Bruce Ingham
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Routledge

Considers how the languages of dress in the region connect with other social practices, and with political and religious conformity in particular. Treating cases as diverse as practices of veiling in Oman and dress reform laws in Turkey, these ethnographic studies extend from Malta to the ME and Caucasus.
Encyclopedia of National Dress: Traditional Clothing around the World [2 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 813
Authors: Jill Condra
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-09 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This two-volume set presents information and images of the varied clothing and textiles of cultures around the world, allowing readers to better appreciate the richness and diversity of human culture and history. • Contributions from over 50 experts in their field • Dozens of photographs • A bibliographic listing of