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Title Ethnic dress in the United States : a cultural encyclopedia / edited by Annette Lynch and Mitchell D. Strauss.

Publication Info. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2015]

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 GDL Brand Library Reference    391.0089 ETH    Available
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Description x, 326 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents African head wrap -- Aloha shirt (Hawai'ian shirt) -- Alpaca sweater -- Anorak/parka -- Apron -- Aran sweater -- Bandana -- Barong Tagalog -- Batik cloth apparel -- Battenberg lace -- Beret -- Bermuda shorts -- Bikini -- Birkenstocks -- Blangkon -- Blundstone boots -- Bohemian dress -- Bolero jacket -- Bolo tie -- Bootlace tie (UK Teddy Boys) -- Boubou -- Bowler hat -- Bricolage -- British riding boots -- Broomstick skirt -- Buckskin -- Burnous -- Busserull (Norwegian work shirt) -- Caftan -- Calico and chintz -- Capri pants -- Chador --- Chambray -- Chemise -- Cheongsam -- Chima -- Chinese flats -- Chinese silk pajamas -- Choli -- Cholo style -- Ch'ullu (Quechua) or Chullo (Hispanicized) -- Church hat -- Cloche hat -- Clogs -- Concho belt -- Conical Asian hat -- Coonskin cap -- Corset -- Dashiki -- Dirndl -- Djellaba -- Dolman -- Do-rag -- Dr. Martens -- Duster -- Espadrilles -- Ethnic jewelry -- Faja -- Fedora -- Fez -- Flat cap -- Flip-flops (Geta) -- Fustanella -- Gele -- Gypsy skirt -- Hanbok -- Hanfu Chinese robes -- Haori -- Happi -- Hardanger -- Harem pant (Salwar) -- Harris tweed -- Hawli -- Hijab -- Hip-hop fashion -- Huaraches -- Huipil -- Inverness coat -- Japanese street fashion -- Jellies -- Jeogori -- Jibab -- Jodhpurs -- Kanga -- Kebaya and skirt -- Keffiyeh -- Kente cloth -- Kilt -- Kimono -- Kosovorotka -- Kufi -- Lederhosen -- Leotard -- Madras cloth -- Mao suit -- Mariachi suit -- Melhfa -- Mexican pointy boots -- Mexican tourist/souvenir jacket -- Missoni knits -- Moccasins -- Mousquetaire -- Mu'umu'u (Muumuu) -- Nehru jacket -- Norigae -- Norwegian knitted mittens and gloves -- Norwegian sweater -- Obi -- Oxford shirt -- Paj Ntaub (Hmong flower cloth) -- Panama hat -- Pashmina shawl and scarf -- Peasant blouse -- Pelisse -- Pinafore -- Pollera -- Polo shirt -- Poncho -- Porcupine roach -- Powwow accessories -- Rasta hat -- Rubaha dress -- Sarafan -- Sari -- Sarong -- Scottish sweater -- Serape -- Shawl -- Shearling -- Shtreimel -- Sibenik cap -- Sirwal -- Slouch hat (Australian) -- Snood -- Sombrero -- Tabi -- Tallit -- Tam-o'-shanter -- Taqiya -- Thawb -- Tie-dyed apparel -- Toque (Tuque) -- Trench coat -- Turban -- Tzitzit -- Ugg footwear -- Waistcoat -- Western wear -- Wingtips (Brogue shoe) -- Yarmulke (Kippah) -- Zoot suit.
Summary An A-to-Z encyclopedia of 150 items of ethnic dress within the United States.
Subject Ethnic costume -- United States -- History -- Encyclopedias.
Clothing and dress -- United States -- History -- Encyclopedias.
Minorities -- Clothing -- United States -- Encyclopedias.
United States -- Social life and customs.
Added Author Lynch, Annette (Annette Ferne).
Strauss, Mitchell D.
ISBN 9780759121485 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0759121486 (cloth ; alk. paper)

 
    
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