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The Resource Pageants, parlors, & pretty women : race and beauty in the twentieth-century South, Blain Roberts

Pageants, parlors, & pretty women : race and beauty in the twentieth-century South, Blain Roberts

Label
Pageants, parlors, & pretty women : race and beauty in the twentieth-century South
Title
Pageants, parlors, & pretty women
Title remainder
race and beauty in the twentieth-century South
Statement of responsibility
Blain Roberts
Title variation
Pageants, parlors, and pretty women
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roberts, Blain
Dewey number
323.1196/07300904
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.615
LC item number
.R522 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil rights movements
  • Southern States
  • Race awareness
  • African American women
  • Black race
  • Human skin color
  • Cosmetics
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Beauty shops
  • Beauty contests
Label
Pageants, parlors, & pretty women : race and beauty in the twentieth-century South, Blain Roberts
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-348) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Making up white Southern womanhood : the democratization of the Southern lady -- Shop talk : ritual and space in the Southern black beauty parlor -- Homegrown royalty : white beauty contests in the rural South -- Thrones of their own : body and beauty contests among Southern black women -- Bodies politic : beauty and racial crisis in the civil rights era -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn857897931
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 363 pages
Isbn
9781469614205
Isbn Type
(hardback : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2013035602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)857897931
Label
Pageants, parlors, & pretty women : race and beauty in the twentieth-century South, Blain Roberts
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-348) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Making up white Southern womanhood : the democratization of the Southern lady -- Shop talk : ritual and space in the Southern black beauty parlor -- Homegrown royalty : white beauty contests in the rural South -- Thrones of their own : body and beauty contests among Southern black women -- Bodies politic : beauty and racial crisis in the civil rights era -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn857897931
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 363 pages
Isbn
9781469614205
Isbn Type
(hardback : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2013035602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)857897931

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