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The Resource Style & status : selling beauty to African American women, 1920-1975, Susannah Walker

Style & status : selling beauty to African American women, 1920-1975, Susannah Walker

Label
Style & status : selling beauty to African American women, 1920-1975
Title
Style & status
Title remainder
selling beauty to African American women, 1920-1975
Statement of responsibility
Susannah Walker
Title variation
Style and status
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10057849
Cataloging source
DLC
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1970-
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Walker, Susannah
Dewey number
306.4613
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.86
LC item number
.W338 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • African American women
  • African American women
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Beauty culture
  • Beauty culture
  • Popular culture
  • African Americans in popular culture
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
selling beauty to African American women, 1920-1975
Label
Style & status : selling beauty to African American women, 1920-1975, Susannah Walker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-237) and index
Contents
Introduction : Why hair is political -- The beauty industry is ours : developing African American consumer citizenship in the 1920s and 1930s --Everyone admires the woman who has beautiful hair : mediating African American neauty standards in the 1920s and 1930s -- An export market at home : expanding African American consumer culture in the 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s -- Beauty services offered from head to toe : promoting beauty to African American women in the 1940s and 1950s -- All hair is good hair : integrating beauty in the 1950s and 1960s -- Black is beautiful : redefining Beauty in the 1960s and 1970s -- Conclusion : why African American beauty culture is still contested
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 250 p.
Isbn
9780813124339
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006033478
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o73742173
  • (OCoLC)73742173
Label
Style & status : selling beauty to African American women, 1920-1975, Susannah Walker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-237) and index
Contents
Introduction : Why hair is political -- The beauty industry is ours : developing African American consumer citizenship in the 1920s and 1930s --Everyone admires the woman who has beautiful hair : mediating African American neauty standards in the 1920s and 1930s -- An export market at home : expanding African American consumer culture in the 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s -- Beauty services offered from head to toe : promoting beauty to African American women in the 1940s and 1950s -- All hair is good hair : integrating beauty in the 1950s and 1960s -- Black is beautiful : redefining Beauty in the 1960s and 1970s -- Conclusion : why African American beauty culture is still contested
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 250 p.
Isbn
9780813124339
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006033478
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o73742173
  • (OCoLC)73742173

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