Schirmer Encyclopedia of Film Volume 1 : Academy Awards – Crime Films

Editor : Barry Keith Grant File Type : PDF Language : English Description : This reference provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to film and film studies, covering such aspects as production, national traditions, studios, genres, critical theory and film history. Approximately 200 entries cover specific topics, including acting, censorship, editing, lighting and others. Also included are more than 230 career profiles, placing individual achievements in the context of specific topics (for example, Robert Altman is featured in the article on “Sound”). Additional features include a comprehensive index; a list of further reading sources; 350 black-and-white and 150 full color photographs; and more. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us

Pendergast Sara and Tom – Fashion, Costume and Culture Volume 5

Author : Sara Pendergast and Tom Pendergast File Type : PDF Language : PDF Description : Pendergast Sara and Tom – Fashion, Costume and Culture Volume 5 – Modern World Part II: 1946 to 2003 1946–60 Post–World War II: 1946–60 Dress in Communist China (box) Clothing Overview Bill Blass (box) American Look Bikini Bold Look Furs Gray Flannel Suit Mix-and-Match Clothing New Look Preppy Look Rock ’n’ Roll Style   You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us

Pendergast Sara and Tom – Fashion Costume and Culture Volume 4

Author : Sara Pendergast and Tom Pendergast File Type : PDF Language : English Description : Pendergast Sara and Tom – Fashion Costume and Culture Volume 4 – Modern World part I This set provides facts and information about the cultural, religious and social implications of human decoration and adornment throughout history, with a particular emphasis on the decades of the 20th century. In 500 entries, detailed information about clothing, hairstyles, tattoos, jewelry, body piercing, feet binding and other types of fashion or style is examined. Additionally, entries explain the fashion or style within the context of the traditions, customs, rituals or practices it relates to, as well as its significance to society or culture. Entries follow a standardized format to ensure that students can easily do comparisons. Arranged chronologically, each era, century or decade begins with a short synopsis of the historical highlights. With further division of the information by region, similar nations, countries and cultures are presented together and include an overview broken up with numerous subheads leading students directly to the information they need. For additional ease-of-use, information on specific fashion items and the country or culture that used them is divided into four main topics areas…

Pendergast Sara and Tom – Fashion Costume and Culture Volume 3

Author : Sara Pendergast and Tom Pendergast File Type : PDF Language : English Description : Pendergast Sara and Tom – Fashion Costume and Culture Volume 3 – The European Cultures From the Renaissance to the Modern Era This set provides facts and information about the cultural, religious and social implications of human decoration and adornment throughout history, with a particular emphasis on the decades of the 20th century. In 500 entries, detailed information about clothing, hairstyles, tattoos, jewelry, body piercing, feet binding and other types of fashion or style is examined. Additionally, entries explain the fashion or style within the context of the traditions, customs, rituals or practices it relates to, as well as its significance to society or culture. Entries follow a standardized format to ensure that students can easily do comparisons. Arranged chronologically, each era, century or decade begins with a short synopsis of the historical highlights. With further division of the information by region, similar nations, countries and cultures are presented together and include an overview broken up with numerous subheads leading students directly to the information they need. For additional ease-of-use, information on specific fashion items and the country or culture that used them is…

Pendergast Sara and Tom – Fashion Costume and Culture Volume 2

Author : Sara Pendergast and Tom Pendergast File Type : PDF Language : English Description : Pendergast Sara and Tom – Fashion Costume and Culture Volume 2 – Early Culture Across The Globe… For assignments requiring research on cultures and customs, fashion and costume information through the eras is frequently needed by middle school students. U – X – L ‘s “Fashion, Costume, and Culture: Clothing, Headwear, Body Decorations, and Footwear Through the Ages” has all the answers in a comprehensive, chronologically based, affordably priced, four color, 5-vol. set. With typical U – X – L high quality, “Fashion, Costume, and Culture” provides facts and information about the cultural, religious and social implications of human decoration and adornment throughout history, with a particular emphasis on the decades of the 20th century. In 500 entries, detailed information about clothing, hairstyles, tattoos, jewelry, body piercing, feet binding and other types of fashion or style is examined. Additionally, entries explain the fashion or style within the context of the traditions, customs, rituals or practices it relates to, as well as its significance to society or culture. Entries follow a standardized format to ensure that students can easily do comparisons. Arranged chronologically, each era,…