Hope In A Jar

Author: Kathy Peiss
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 081220574X
Size: 68.20 MB
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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
Size: 47.21 MB
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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
Size: 13.21 MB
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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: 25.77 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.

Major Problems In The History Of American Sexuality

Author: Kathy Lee Peiss
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780395903841
Size: 71.39 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: 10.27 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.

Venus Envy

Author: Elizabeth Haiken
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801862540
Size: 19.64 MB
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" -- Roy Porter, Times Higher Education Supplement "This is an important book, raising provocative questions about the ubiquity of cosmetic surgery in our culture.

Beauty Up

Author: Laura Miller
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520245082
Size: 31.47 MB
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An introduction to Japan's burgeoning beauty culture, which investigates a range of phenomenon - aesthetic salons, dieting products, male beauty activities, and beauty language - to find out why Japanese women and men are paying so much ...

Ain T I A Beauty Queen

Author: Maxine Leeds Craig
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198032557
Size: 68.49 MB
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With sources ranging from oral histories of Civil Rights and Black Power Movement activists and men and women who stood on the sidelines to black popular magazines and the black movement press, Ain't I a Beauty Queen? will fascinate those ...