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Patterns in circulation : cloth, gender, and materiality in West Africa / Nina Sylvanus.

Author:
Sylvanus, Nina [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2016.
  • ©2016
Description:
xvi, 210 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-202) and index.
Contents:
Introduction : patterns in circulation -- Fashioning the body : dressing the public self -- Archival prints : alternate histories of taste and circulation -- Branding cloth, branding nation : the Nana Benz and the materiality of power -- Flexible patterns : the nanettes remake the market and cloth in China -- Dangerous copies : old value systems in a new economy -- Conclusion : Assigamé burning.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780226397191 ((cloth : alk. paper))
  • 022639719X ((cloth : alk. paper))
  • 9780226397221 ((pbk. : alk. paper))
  • 022639722X ((pbk. : alk. paper))
  • ((e-book))
LCCN:
2016017205
OCLC:
944087579
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