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
Language
eng
Summary
Examines twentieth-century commercial beauty culture in terms of race and gender. This work demonstrates that while black women's beauty culture often mirrored that of white women in important ways, it remained distinctive because it explicitly articulated racial politics in the United States
Member of
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walker, Susannah
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 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • African American women
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Beauty culture
  • Beauty culture
  • Popular culture
  • African Americans in popular culture
  • History
  • Social Science
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • United States
Label
Style & status : selling beauty to African American women, 1920-1975, Susannah Walker
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-237) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 250 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813172194
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt2hh2xf
System control number
  • (OCoLC)181104799
  • (OCoLC)ocn181104799
Label
Style & status : selling beauty to African American women, 1920-1975, Susannah Walker
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-237) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 250 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813172194
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt2hh2xf
System control number
  • (OCoLC)181104799
  • (OCoLC)ocn181104799

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