By Jessica Wolfendale,Jeanette Kennett,Jennifer Baumgardner
- A exact and enlightening perception into the underlying philosophy in the back of the facility of favor
- Contributions tackle concerns in style from various viewpoints, together with aesthetics, the character of favor and fashionability, ethics, gender and id politics, and layout
- Includes a foreword through Jennifer Baumgardner, feminist writer, activist and cultural critic, editor of Ms journal (1993-7) and typical contributor to significant women's magazines together with Glamour and Marie-Claire
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