Course DescriptionThis course is a survey of clothing traditions from prehistoric time to the present. It focuses on the origin and function of clothing and how various cultural patterns have affected choices. Study of aesthetic, economic, environmental, political, and social influences on fashion will be explored. Clothing practices will be examined within the framework of the supporting social and cultural infrastructure. Students will examine the importance of clothing as an expression of individual and group identity.
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