During the colonial period, Pacific Islanders' acceptance of clothing was seen by Europeans as a civilizing sign. This book traces the diverse responses to the imposition of dress upon Pacific Islanders and challenges Western assumptions about the place of cloth in culture.
- Limba : Engleza
- Data Publicarii : 01 Jun 2003
- Format : Hardback
- Numar pagini : 232
- ISBN : 9781859736661