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The Resource Globalizing beauty : consumerism and body aesthetics in the twentieth century, edited by Hartmut Berghoff and Thomas Kühne

Globalizing beauty : consumerism and body aesthetics in the twentieth century, edited by Hartmut Berghoff and Thomas Kühne

Label
Globalizing beauty : consumerism and body aesthetics in the twentieth century
Title
Globalizing beauty
Title remainder
consumerism and body aesthetics in the twentieth century
Statement of responsibility
edited by Hartmut Berghoff and Thomas Kühne
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Berghoff, Hartmut
Dewey number
306.4613
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kühne, Thomas
Series statement
Worlds of consumption
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Aesthetics
  • Aesthetics, Modern
  • Consumption (Economics)
Label
Globalizing beauty : consumerism and body aesthetics in the twentieth century, edited by Hartmut Berghoff and Thomas Kühne
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
"It makes princes of those who have it" : beauty and consumerism in the twentieth century / Hartmut Berghoff and Thomas Kühne -- Basic developments and key problems. The global and the local in the beauty industry : a historical perspective / Geoffrey Jones ; Consuming bodies : the commodification and technification of slenderness in the twentieth century / Ulrike Thoms ; Medial beauty : three sociological theses on late modern body aesthetics / Michael R. Müller and Anne Sonnenmoser ; The harm in beauty : Toni Morrison's revisions of racialized traditional theories of aesthetics in The bluest eye / Althea Tait ; Queer beauty : image and acceptance in the expanded public sphere / Jennifer V. Evans -- Cosmopolitan attempts in interwar Europe. Miss Germany, Miss Europe, Miss Universe : beauty pageants in the popular media of the Weimar Republic / Mila Ganeva ; recognition for the "beautiful jewess" : beauty queens crowned by modern Jewish print media / Kerry Wallach ; The rise of fashion forecasting and fashion public relations, 1920-1940 : the history of Tobé and Bernays / Véronique Pouillard ; "The beauty soap of film stars" : Lux toilet soap, star endorsements, and building a global beauty brand / Christina Burr ; Beauty, cosmetics, and vernacular ethnology in Weimar and Nazi Germany / Uta G. Poiger -- Appropriations and agency in Africa and Asia. Contesting beauty concepts in precolonial and colonial Kenya : hierarchy, resistance, and identity / Christiane Reichart-Burikukiye ; Imported surgeries? : accounting for the rise of Tehran's nose-job industry / Sara Lenehan ; Embodying modernity : the thrills and ills of being a beautiful woman in Tanah Karo, North Sumatra / Karin Klenke
Control code
FIEb17498466
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 285 pages
Isbn
9781137299703
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)843857924
Label
Globalizing beauty : consumerism and body aesthetics in the twentieth century, edited by Hartmut Berghoff and Thomas Kühne
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
"It makes princes of those who have it" : beauty and consumerism in the twentieth century / Hartmut Berghoff and Thomas Kühne -- Basic developments and key problems. The global and the local in the beauty industry : a historical perspective / Geoffrey Jones ; Consuming bodies : the commodification and technification of slenderness in the twentieth century / Ulrike Thoms ; Medial beauty : three sociological theses on late modern body aesthetics / Michael R. Müller and Anne Sonnenmoser ; The harm in beauty : Toni Morrison's revisions of racialized traditional theories of aesthetics in The bluest eye / Althea Tait ; Queer beauty : image and acceptance in the expanded public sphere / Jennifer V. Evans -- Cosmopolitan attempts in interwar Europe. Miss Germany, Miss Europe, Miss Universe : beauty pageants in the popular media of the Weimar Republic / Mila Ganeva ; recognition for the "beautiful jewess" : beauty queens crowned by modern Jewish print media / Kerry Wallach ; The rise of fashion forecasting and fashion public relations, 1920-1940 : the history of Tobé and Bernays / Véronique Pouillard ; "The beauty soap of film stars" : Lux toilet soap, star endorsements, and building a global beauty brand / Christina Burr ; Beauty, cosmetics, and vernacular ethnology in Weimar and Nazi Germany / Uta G. Poiger -- Appropriations and agency in Africa and Asia. Contesting beauty concepts in precolonial and colonial Kenya : hierarchy, resistance, and identity / Christiane Reichart-Burikukiye ; Imported surgeries? : accounting for the rise of Tehran's nose-job industry / Sara Lenehan ; Embodying modernity : the thrills and ills of being a beautiful woman in Tanah Karo, North Sumatra / Karin Klenke
Control code
FIEb17498466
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 285 pages
Isbn
9781137299703
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)843857924

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