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Three faces of beauty : Casablanca, Paris, Cairo

Author: Susan Ossman
Publisher: Durham, NC : Duke University Press, ©2002.
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A transnational study of female beauty based in an ethnographic study of beauty salons in Cairo, Casablanca, and Paris.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Cross-cultural studies
Études transculturelles
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ossman, Susan.
Three faces of beauty.
Durham, NC : Duke University Press, ©2002
(DLC) 2001047513
(OCoLC)48100656
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Ossman
ISBN: 9780822383635 0822383632
OCLC Number: 609248047
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 204 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: 1. Anywhere Bodies and Faraway Eyes --
2. Background Bodies --
3. Society, Salons, and Significance --
4. Styling Distinctions --
5. Forms and Passages --
6. Beauty's Edge.
Responsibility: Susan Ossman.

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"Susan Ossman lets us hear women's hopes for beauty and difference-out of or under the head shawl-in Casablanca, Cairo, and Paris. What a pleasure to linger in these beauty shops, where talk, the Read more...

 
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