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Islam, faith, and fashion: the Islamic fashion industry in Turkey

Islam, faith, and fashion: the Islamic fashion industry in Turkey

Crăciun, Magdalena, author

The subject of religion and dress in Turkey has been debated at great length both in academia and the media. Through in-depth ethnographic research into the Turkish fashion market and the work of a category of new comers, namely headscarf-wearing fashion professionals, 'Islam, Faith and Fashion' examines entrepreneurship in this market and the aesthetic desirability, religious suitability, and ethical credibility of fashionable Islamic dress

Paperback, Book. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019
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Statement of responsibility: Magdalena Craciun
ISBN: 1350105732, 9781350105737
Intended audience: Specialized.
Note: Originally published: 2017.
Physical Description: 272 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 24 cm.
Series: Dress and fashion research
Subject: Muslim women Clothing Turkey.; Clothing trade Turkey.; Beauty and Fashion.; Clothing and dress Religious aspects Islam.
Series Title: Dress and fashion research.