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An intimate affair : women, lingerie, and sexuality

Author
Fields, Jill, 1954-
Title
An intimate affair : women, lingerie, and sexuality / Jill Fields.
Format
Book
Published
Berkeley : University of California Press, c2007.
Description
xvi, 375 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
URL
<Table of contents only> http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0616/2006021747.html
<Publisher description> http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0702/2006021747-d.html
<Contributor biographical information> http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0735/2006021747-b.html
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-360) and index.
Contents
  • List of illustrations
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction : Sexual foundations
  • 1. Drawers
  • 2. Corsets and girdles
  • 3. Brassieres
  • 4. The meaning of black lingerie
  • 5. The invisible woman : intimate apparel advertising
  • 6. The production of glamour : intimate apparel workers and union culture
  • 7. Return of the repressed (waist), 1947-1952
  • Epilogue : Bra vs. bra : feminist intimate apparel art
  • Notes
  • Index.
Kinsey subjects
Underwear.
Bras.
Corsets.
Panties.
Slips.
Fetishism.
Fetishism in art.
ISBN
9780520223691 (alk. paper)
0520223691 (alk. paper)
9780520252615 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0520252616 (pbk. : alk. paper)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
391.3 F54 i6 2007
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Kinsey Institute