Survey of Historic Costume

Written By Phyllis G. Tortora
Survey of Historic Costume
  • Publsiher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
  • Release : 12 March 2015
  • ISBN : 1628921692
  • Pages : 640 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Survey of Historic Costume written by Phyllis G. Tortora which was release on 12 March 2015, this book published by Bloomsbury Publishing USA. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Survey of Historic Costume, 6th Edition, is the best-selling introduction to Western dress from the ancient world through the twenty-first century. Each chapter presents social, cross-cultural, environmental, geographic, and artistic influences on clothing. With visuals, illustrated tables, and in-depth discussions, readers come to recognize recurring themes and concepts and understand the role of dress from a diverse, global perspective. The new edition features more than 1,000 full-color photographs and illustrations, a new feature that examines global dress, and a fully updated chapter on the twenty-first century. New Student Resources ~ Survey of Historic Costume STUDIO features online access includes provides a digital study tools such as visual flashcards, self-quizzes, videos, and assignment and activities and a free Student Study Guide eBook to help students master concepts and improve grades. New to this Edition ~ Chapter Timelines present an overview and images of historic events in each chapter focusing on fashion and textiles, politics and conflicts, decorative and fine arts, economics and trade, technology, and religion ~ New Global Connections boxed highlights dress and textiles from around the world including China, India, Japan, Latin America, Africa and more ~ New Chapter 20 covering twenty-first century dress from 2000 to present Key Features ~ Contemporary Comments from contemporary sources provide a sense of the attitude toward clothing of individuals of the period ~ Modern Influences photo feature explains historic costume is reinterpreted in modern fashion design ~ Visual Summary Tables show clear line drawing of period garments and Illustrated Tables depict important accessories, footwear and headwear ~ Companion Survey of Historic Costume Student Study Guide (9781628922349) includes historic snapshots, review questions, summary tables, visual quizzes and glossary of key terms. Instructor's Resources ~ Updated Instructor's Guide, Test Bank, Image Bank and PowerPoint presentations

Survey of Historic Costume

Survey of Historic Costume
  • Author : Phyllis G. Tortora,Sara B. Marcketti
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
  • Release Date : 2015-03-12
  • Total pages : 640
  • ISBN : 1628921692
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Summary : Survey of Historic Costume, 6th Edition, is the best-selling introduction to Western dress from the ancient world through the twenty-first century. Each chapter presents social, cross-cultural, environmental, geographic, and artistic influences on clothing. With visuals, illustrated tables, and in-depth discussions, readers come to recognize recurring themes and concepts and understand ...

Survey of Historic Costume

Survey of Historic Costume
  • Author : Phyllis G. Tortora,Keith Eubank
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 680
  • ISBN : 1628921692
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Summary : In the Preface of the 5th Edition of Survey of Historic Costume, Tortora and Eubank conclude with the following: "In the history of dress at the beginning of the 21st century, costume might be compared to a constantly moving river. This river divides into many narrower channels that separate, cross, ...

Survey of Historic Costume Study Guide

Survey of Historic Costume Study Guide
  • Author : Phyllis G. Tortora,Keith Eubank
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
  • Release Date : 2009-06-15
  • Total pages : 230
  • ISBN : 1628921692
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Summary : Fairchild's Survey of Historic Costume Study Guide is designed to guide students through each chapter of Survey of Historic Costume 5th edition (ISBN: 9781563678066) and help them identify and synthesize core information. With its emphasis on the text and flexibility to be adapted to different course structures and methods, this resource ...

A Survey of Historic Costume

A Survey of Historic Costume
  • Author : Phyllis G. Tortora,Keith Eubank
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 522
  • ISBN : 1628921692
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Summary : A basic text for those who want an overview and chronology of western costume, it discusses the dress of each era within its historical, cultural and economic contexts....

A Survey of Historic Costume

A Survey of Historic Costume
  • Author : Phyllis Tortora
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1989
  • Total pages : 361
  • ISBN : 1628921692
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Summary : Download or read online A Survey of Historic Costume written by Phyllis Tortora, published by which was released on 1989. Get A Survey of Historic Costume Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Survey of Historic Costume

Survey of Historic Costume
  • Author : Phyllis G Tortora,Keith Eubank
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2001-01-01
  • Total pages : 585
  • ISBN : 1628921692
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Summary : - The Ancient Middle East 3500-600 B.C. - Crete and Greece c. 2900-300 B.C. - Etruria and Rome c. 800 B.C.-A.D. 400 - The Early Middle Ages c. 300-1300 - The Late Middle Ages c. 1300-1500 - The Italian Renaissance c. 1400-1600 - The Northern Renaissance c. 1500-1600 ...

Survey of Historic Costume Sixth Edition

Survey of Historic Costume  Sixth Edition
  • Author : Phyllis G. Tortora,Sara B. Marcketti
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1628921692
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Summary : This student study guide is designed to help students effectively navigate the 'Survey of Historic Costume' and provide a tool that enables students to identify, synthesize and retain the text's core information....

Survey of Historic Costume Student Study Guide

Survey of Historic Costume Student Study Guide
  • Author : Phyllis G. Tortora,Sara B. Marcketti
  • Publisher : Fairchild Books
  • Release Date : 2015-03-12
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 1628921692
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Summary : This study guide is a tool to help students get the most out of Survey of Historic Costume, 6th Edition. Following the chapters of the textbook, the Student Study Guide includes chapter objectives, key terms, historic overviews, chapter summaries, chapter quizzes, image-analysis exercises, garment analysis worksheets, glossary of key terms, ...

Survey of Historic Costume Coloring Book

Survey of Historic Costume Coloring Book
  • Author : Bobi Garland,Christina Ingalls
  • Publisher : Fairchild Books
  • Release Date : 2021-08-12
  • Total pages : 112
  • ISBN : 1628921692
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Summary : The Survey of Historic Costume Coloring Book highlights Western dress from the ancient world to today through fashion silhouettes. By coloring line drawings that parallel chapters from the Survey of Historic Costume, 7th Edition textbook, students will learn to identify and retain specific details that make each historical period's fashion ...

Survey of Historic Costume PowerPoint Presentation

Survey of Historic Costume  PowerPoint Presentation
  • Author : Phyllis G. Tortora,Keith Eubank
  • Publisher : Fairchild Books & Visuals
  • Release Date : 2009-01-01
  • Total pages : 640
  • ISBN : 1628921692
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Summary : - The Ancient Middle East 3500-600 B.C. - Crete and Greece c. 2900-300 B.C. - Etruria and Rome c. 800 B.C.-A.D. 400 - The Early Middle Ages c. 300-1300 - The Late Middle Ages c. 1300-1500 - The Italian Renaissance c. 1400-1600 - The Northern Renaissance c. 1500-1600 ...

Study Guide to Accompany Survey of Historic Costume Second Edition

Study Guide to Accompany Survey of Historic Costume  Second Edition
  • Author : Linda A. Snyder
  • Publisher : Fairchild Books
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 350
  • ISBN : 1628921692
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Summary : This workbook explains relevant terminology and the influences upon clothing of various historic periods. Each chapter in the Study Guide begins with an overview highlighting the social, political, technological, and economic factors affecting apparel design and use during the period covered by the chapter. The Check Your Knowledge section enables ...

The Guide to Historic Costume

The Guide to Historic Costume
  • Author : Karen Baclawski
  • Publisher : B. T. Batsford Limited
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 239
  • ISBN : 1628921692
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Summary : This is essentially a guide to items of historical dress in British Museum collections. However since there is more surviving historical costume in this country than anywhere else in the world, it doubles as a dictionary of costume, providing information on where to find a specific garment....

Historic Costumes and How to Make Them

Historic Costumes and How to Make Them
  • Author : Mary Fernald,Eileen Shenton
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 159
  • ISBN : 1628921692
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Summary : Practical, informative guidebook shows how to create everything from short tunics worn by Saxon men in the fifth century to a lady's bustle dress of the late 1800s. 81 illustrations....

Study Guide to Accompany Survey of Historic Costume

Study Guide to Accompany Survey of Historic Costume
  • Author : Lynda A Snyder
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1994-02-01
  • Total pages : 84
  • ISBN : 1628921692
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Summary : This workbook explains relevant terminology and the influences upon clothing of various historic periods. Each chapter in the Study Guide begins with an overview highlighting the social, political, technological, and economic factors affecting apparel design and use during the period covered by the chapter. The Check Your Knowledge section enables ...

The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Clothing Through World History

The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Clothing Through World History
  • Author : Jill Condra
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 380
  • ISBN : 1628921692
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Summary : Offers a comprehensive overview of the social, political, economic, and religious history of fashion and clothing from1501 to 1800, discussing how clothing has been used in cultures around the world and throughout time to signify one's beliefs, status, and ethnicity and exploring major trends that have influenced the development of fashion....