Fashion Studies: Research Methods, Sites, and Practices by Heike Jenss,Christopher Breward

By Heike Jenss,Christopher Breward

The research of style has accelerated right into a thriving box of inquiry, with researchers using various tools from throughout topic disciplines to discover type and get dressed in wide-ranging contexts. With an emphasis on fabric tradition and ethnographic ways in style reviews, this groundbreaking quantity bargains interesting insights into the advanced dynamics of study and fashion.

Featuring designated case reviews, with interdisciplinary students reflecting on their useful learn reports, Fashion Studies presents wealthy and nuanced views at the use, and combining and matching of methodological ways – together with item and snapshot established examine, the mixing of qualitative and quantitative equipment and the fluid bridging of concept and perform. enticing with assorted topics, from ethnographies of version casting and street-style running a blog, dresser experiences and a cloth tradition research of world denim donning, to Martin Margiela's layout and archival methods, model Studies offers complicated ways in a full of life and informative demeanour that might entice scholars of favor, anthropology, sociology, cultural experiences and similar fields.

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