SmartSellTM - The New Way to Sell Online

Shop over a million Toys in our Huge New Range

Recycling Indian Clothing
By

Rating

Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

1. Recycling Indian Clothing: The Global Context
2. Fieldwork Contexts
3. Looking through the Wardrobe
4. Love and Protection: Strategies of Conservation
5. Sacrifice and Exchange
6. Adding Value: Recycling and Transformation
7. Value and Potential

Promotional Information

The hidden afterlife of used clothing in India

About the Author

Lucy Norris is Senior Research Fellow in the Department of Anthropology at University College London. She is author (with Michael Hitchcock) of Bali, The Imaginary Museum: The Photographs of Walter Spies and Beryl de Zoete.

Reviews

Norris succeeds in opening up for scholarly discussion an important new area of textile and South Asian studies, and produces a text that will be enjoyed across disciplines by students and scholars interested in global practices of recycling and the circulation of material culture. * Cultural Analysis *
The information is highly researched, referenced, and footnoted, but presented as a series of stories that make the topic more engaging. November/December 2010 * AATCC Review *
Throughout the book, the writing remains clear and accessible, full of textured descriptions which seem to recreate the streets of Delhi. It is sure to inform specialists in the anthropology of consumption and globalisation, but remains accessible to all readers interested in a profound understanding of the recycled clothing trade in India. * South Asia Research *

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling Recycling Indian Clothing: Global Contexts of Reuse and Value (Tracking Globalization) on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond World Ltd.
Back to top