Hope In A Jar

Author: Kathy Peiss
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 081220574X
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In Hope in a Jar, historian Kathy Peiss gives us the first full-scale social history of America's beauty culture, from the buttermilk and rice powder recommended by Victorian recipe books to the mass-produced products of our contemporary ...

Hope In A Jar

Author: Kathy Peiss
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 9780812221671
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In Hope in a Jar, historian Kathy Peiss gives us the first full-scale social history of America's beauty culture, from the buttermilk and rice powder recommended by Victorian recipe books to the mass-produced products of our contemporary ...

Hope In A Jar

Author: Kathy Peiss
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780805055511
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Chronicles the use of cosmetics by women, describing the way their motivations have changed over history and how the concept of beauty has been redefined.

Hope In A Jar

Author: Beth Harbison
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 9781429925464
Size: 77.25 MB
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Sometimes hope lives in the future; sometimes it comes from the past; and sometimes, when every stupid thing goes wrong, it comes from a prettily packaged jar filled with scented cream and promises. Beth Harbison has done it again.

The American Beauty Industry Encyclopedia

Author: Julie A. Willett
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313359490
Size: 13.38 MB
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Styling Jim Crow: African American Beauty Training during Segregation. College
Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2003; Peiss, Kathy. Hope in a Jar: The
Making of America's Beauty Culture. New York: Metropolitan Books, 1998;
Walker, ...

Major Problems In The History Of American Sexuality

Author: Kathy Lee Peiss
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780395903841
Size: 67.71 MB
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The book—which is suitable for courses on the history of American sexuality, gender studies, or gay and lesbian studies—presents a carefully selected group of readings organized to allow students to evaluate primary sources, test the ...

Globalizing Ideal Beauty

Author: D. Sutton
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230100430
Size: 35.64 MB
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Globalizing Ideal Beauty is the forgotten history of a group of women copywriters whose successful ad campaigns went international in the 1920s and spread an American notion of feminine appeal from Bangor to Bangkok.

Beauty Imagined

Author: Geoffrey Jones
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0199556490
Size: 20.50 MB
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The brands and firms that have dominated this industry, such as L'Oreal, Unilever, Rimmel, and Chanel, have re-imagined beauty for us.This book provides the first authoritative history of the global beauty industry from its emergence in the ...

Zoot Suit

Author: Kathy Peiss
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 081220459X
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In Zoot Suit, historian Kathy Peiss explores this extreme fashion and its mysterious career during World War II and after, as it spread from Harlem across the United States and around the world.

Brotherhoods Of Color

Author: Eric ARNESEN
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674020286
Size: 46.26 MB
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--Publishers Weekly Reviews of this book: Arnesen tells a story that should be of interest to a variety of readers, including those who are avid students of this country's railroads.