The word “luxury” is often mentioned in relation to fashion. But, what, exactly, is...
Category: Asian Identity
China has developed a unique fashion system since at least a millennium. In Tang dynasty China (618–907), for example, changes in dress and shifts in the perceptions of dress reveal the emergence of a fashion system.
The construct of ‘race’ complicates our understanding of nationhood, ethnicity and culture, which is highlighted as we look at Japanese-ness and Japanese style.