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Author Tu, Thuy Linh N.
Title The beautiful generation [electronic resource] : Asian Americans and the cultural economy of fashion / Thuy Linh Nguyen Tu.
Published Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2011.
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 Electronic Book  TT504.4 .T8 2011eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (x, 259 p.) : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Crossing the assembly line : skills, knowledge, and the borders of fashion -- All in the family? : kin, gifts, and the networks of fashion -- The cultural economy of Asian chic -- "Material Mao" : fashioning histories out of icons -- Asia on my mind : transnational intimacies and cultural genealogies
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Asian American fashion designers.
Fashion -- United States -- Social aspects.
Fashion -- Economic aspects -- United States.
Related To Print version: Tu, Thuy Linh N. The beautiful generation. Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2011. 9780822348900 082234890X 9780822349136 0822349132 (DLC) 2010035871
ISBN 0822393689 (electronic bk.)
9780822393689 (electronic bk.)
9780822348900 (cloth : alk. paper)
082234890X (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822349136 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822349132 (pbk. : alk. paper)