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Clothing and Difference: Embodied Identities in Colonial and Post-Colonial Africa

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This volume examines the dynamic relationship between the body, clothing, and identity in sub-Saharan Africa and raises questions that have previously been directed almost exclusively to a Western and urban context. Unusual in its treatment of the body surface as a critical frontier in the production and authentification of identity, Clothing and Difference shows how the b ...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published June 10th 1996 by Duke University Press Books (first published 1996)
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