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Foreword * Part I: Fashion Revival: Modernization in Transition, 1978-1991 Chapter 1. Fashion Awakens: Controversy Blooms Chapter 2. The Spread of Fashion through Mass Media Chapter 3. The 1980s: "Power Dressing" and Gender Roles * Part II: Renegotiation of Modern Chinese Identity, 1992-present Chapter 4. The Ideal Image: Imported Fashion Icons Chapter 5. Reinvented Identity: The Qipao and Tang-Style Jacket Chapter 6. The Evolution of the Chinese Fashion Industry Chapter 7. The Influx of Western Brand Names Notes Bibliography Index

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Also available in hardback, 9781845207786 GBP55.00 (October, 2009)

About the Author

Juanjuan Wu is Assistant Professor in the Department of Design, Housing, & Apparel at the University of Minnesota. She has written extensively on Chinese fashion and dress. She is former editor and journalist of Dadushi (Metropolis), a fashion magazine in Shanghai.

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Useful to scholars, professors and students and would be a wonderful addition to university libraries. Worn Through Wu's book is of great value to professional researchers on the subjects of fashion, Asian culture, and/or modern China. It provides valuable historical information in almost all the facets of the fashion industry in China in the post-Mao era. Christine Tsui, Fashion Practice

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