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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
Books
Originator
Allentown Art Museum.
Atkins, Jacqueline M.
Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design, and Culture.
Publication
New Haven, Conn. ; London :
Date
2005.
Description
"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.
Notes
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.
ISBN
0300109245
0300109253 (hbk. jacket)
9780300109245
9780300109252 (hbk. jacket)
GUSN
271196
Call Number
Coll. D810.P6 W44 2005
Descriptive terms
20e siècle
Fashion History 20th century.
Guerre du Pacifique (1941-1945)
Kleding.
Mode
Produit textile
Propaganda.
Propagande de guerre
Seconde Guerre mondiale (1939-1945)
Textielkunst.
Textile fabrics History 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 Propaganda.
Places
Grande-Bretagne
Japon
États-Unis

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