TITLE

Looking Good, Being Good

AUTHOR(S)
Nussbaum, Martha C.
PUB. DATE
January 1995
SOURCE
New Republic;1/2/95, Vol. 212 Issue 1, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews several books about clothing, virtue and culture of the middle class society. "Sex and Suits: The Evolution of Modern Dress," by Anne Hollander; "Fashioning the Bourgeoisie: A History of Clothing in the Nineteenth Century," by Philippe Perrot, translated by Richard Bienvenu; "The Empire of Fashion: Dressing Modern Democracy," by Gilles Lipovetsky, translated by Catherine Porter.
ACCESSION #
9501037778

 

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