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The American beauty industry encyclopedia

The American beauty industry encyclopedia

Author: Julie A Willett
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Greenwood, ©2010
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
The American Beauty Industry Encyclopedia is the first compilation to focus exclusively on this pervasive business, covering both its diverse origins and global reach. Entries were chosen specifically to illuminate the most iconic aspects of the industry's past and present, exploring the meaning of beauty practices and products, often while making analytical use of categories such as gender, race, sexuality, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
xxv, 338 p. : ill
(DLC) 2010002234
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Julie A Willett
ISBN: 9781780349022 1780349025 0313359504 9780313359507
OCLC Number: 811611263
Description: 1 online resource (133 entries) : 39 images, digital files
Contents: A-W --
Chronology --
Appendix 1: Percentage of U.S. Beauty Industry Employees by Occupation, Sex, Race, and Ethnicity, 2007 --
Appendix 2: Number of Salon-Type Establishments in the United States with Payroll Employees.
Responsibility: Julie Willett, editor.


This is the first encyclopedia to focus exclusively on the many aspects of the American beauty industry, covering both its diverse origins and its global reach.The American Beauty Industry  Read more...


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"Beginning with Acne, and ending with Wolf, Naomi this encyclopedia of beauty related phenomenon contains 116 entries. Practices, products, icons, media, and institutions pertaining to the American Read more...

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