skip to content
The language of clothes Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The language of clothes

Author: Alison Lurie
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Discusses the social history of clothing, how clothing conveys information about the wearer, and how the person relates to the surrounding world.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lurie, Alison.
Language of clothes.
New York : Random House, ©1981
(OCoLC)562766856
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alison Lurie
ISBN: 0394513029 9780394513027
OCLC Number: 7554530
Description: x, 272 pages, [4] leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Clothing as a sign system --
Youth and age --
Fashion and time --
Fashion and place --
Fashion and status --
Fashion and opinion --
Color and pattern --
Male and female --
Fashion and sex.
Responsibility: Alison Lurie ; with illustrations assembled by Doris Palca.

Abstract:

Discusses the social history of clothing, how clothing conveys information about the wearer, and how the person relates to the surrounding world.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (5)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(10)

User lists with this item (8)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/7554530> # The language of clothes
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "7554530" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/463166#Topic/aspect_social> ; # Aspect social
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/463166#Topic/mode> ; # Mode
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/463166#Topic/mode_aspect_social> ; # Mode--Aspect social
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85027167> ; # Clothing and dress--Social aspects
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/391/e19/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/463166#Topic/vetement> ; # Vêtement
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/463166#Topic/communication_non_verbale> ; # Communication non verbale
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/864722> ; # Clothing and dress--Social aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/463166#Topic/vetements_aspect_social> ; # Vêtements--Aspect social
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/463166#Topic/histoire> ; # Histoire
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/463166#Topic/accessoire_de_mode> ; # Accessoire de mode
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008103593> ; # Fashion--Social aspects
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/921619> ; # Fashion--Social aspects
    schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1981" ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/463166#Person/lurie_alison> ; # Alison Lurie
    schema:datePublished "1981" ;
    schema:description "Discusses the social history of clothing, how clothing conveys information about the wearer, and how the person relates to the surrounding world."@en ;
    schema:description "Clothing as a sign system -- Youth and age -- Fashion and time -- Fashion and place -- Fashion and status -- Fashion and opinion -- Color and pattern -- Male and female -- Fashion and sex."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/463166> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/562766856> ;
    schema:name "The language of clothes"@en ;
    schema:productID "7554530" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/7554530#PublicationEvent/new_york_random_house_1981> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/463166#Agent/random_house> ; # Random House
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780394513027> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/7554530> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/463166#Agent/random_house> # Random House
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Random House" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/463166#Person/lurie_alison> # Alison Lurie
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Lurie" ;
    schema:givenName "Alison" ;
    schema:name "Alison Lurie" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/463166#Topic/accessoire_de_mode> # Accessoire de mode
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Accessoire de mode"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/463166#Topic/communication_non_verbale> # Communication non verbale
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Communication non verbale"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/463166#Topic/mode_aspect_social> # Mode--Aspect social
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mode--Aspect social"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/463166#Topic/vetements_aspect_social> # Vêtements--Aspect social
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Vêtements--Aspect social"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008103593> # Fashion--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Fashion--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85027167> # Clothing and dress--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Clothing and dress--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/864722> # Clothing and dress--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Clothing and dress--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/921619> # Fashion--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Fashion--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780394513027>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0394513029" ;
    schema:isbn "9780394513027" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/562766856>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Language of clothes." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/7554530> ; # The language of clothes
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.