Wearing propaganda :textiles on the home front in Japan, Britain, and the United States, 1931-1945 /John W. Dower ... [et al.] ; Jacqueline M. Atkins, editor.
- Collection Type
Allentown Art Museum.
Atkins, Jacqueline M.
Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design, and Culture.
New Haven, Conn. ; London :
"Protest fashion ... dramatic fashion and textile designs served as patriotic propaganda for the Japanese, British, and Americans during the Asia-Pacific War (1931-1945) ... presents hundreds of examples of how fashion was employed by commercial interests on all sides of the conflict to boost morale and fan patriotism ... documents the development of the role of fashion as propaganda"--Dustjacket.
376 p. : col. ill. ; 31 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 368-371).
Published in association with the Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design, and Culture, November 18, 2005 through 5, 2006 and touring to Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA, October 8, 2006 through January 7, 2007.
0300109253 (hbk. jacket)
9780300109252 (hbk. jacket)
Coll. D810.P6 W44 2005
Fashion History 20th century.
Guerre du Pacifique (1941-1945)
Propagande de guerre
Seconde Guerre mondiale (1939-1945)
Textile fabrics History 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 Propaganda.