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    DIY Style: Fashion, Music and Global Digital Cultures

    By Brent Luvaas

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    Through rich ethnographic detail and cutting-edge theory, DIY Style tells the fascinating story of an international do-it-yourself DIY movement through a major case study of the "indie" music and fashion scene in Indonesia.

    Brazilian Food: Race, Class and Identity in Regional Cuisines

    By Jane Fajans

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    Brazil is a nation of vast expanses and variation of geography, climate and language. Brazilian Food explores the role of food in the construction of identity through key case studies, demonstrating how cuisine is a key element in attracting tourists and making aspects of culture known beyond Brazil's borders.

    Writing Food History

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    This book examines the contribution of food history to the development of food studies, exploring the ways multidisciplinary research has advanced food history. Written by prominent scholars, tackling ancient to modern food history writing across the globe, this is a unique addition to the growing literature on food history.

    Textile: The Journal of Cloth & Culture: Volume 10, Issue 2

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    Textile is an international and peer-reviewed journal that brings together research in textile studies in an innovative and distinctive academic forum. It provides a platform for points of departure between art and craft, cloth, body and architecture - all situated within the context of material and visual culture.

    Journal of Modern Craft: Volume 5, Issue 2

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    The Journal of Modern Craft is the first peer-reviewed academic journal to provide an interdisciplinary and international form in its subject area.

    Fashion Theory: The Journal of Dress, Body and Culture: Volume 16, Issue 2

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    Fashion Theory takes as its starting point a definition of 'fashion' as the cultural construction of the embodied identity. It provides an international and interdisciplinary forum for the analysis of cultural phenomena ranging from foot binding to fashion advertising.

    Rice and Beans: A Unique Dish in a Hundred Places

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    Doing Research in Design

    By Christopher Crouch

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    A comprehensive exploration of design research methods, with particular focus on the social impacts of design.

    Victorian Fashion Accessories

    By Ariel Beaujot

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    An accessible and lively study of Victorian fashion accessories as tools of flirtation and indicators of class, political ideology, chastity and respectability.

    Food Media

    By Signe Rousseau

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    Exploring the rise of the celebrity chef and covering key figures such as Jamie Oliver and Rachael Ray as well as popular concepts like foodies, food porn and fetishism, Food Media highlights how the intersections between celebrity culture and food media influence everyday food choices.

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