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The Resource Brown beauty : color, sex, and race from the Harlem Renaissance to World War II, Laila Haidarali

Brown beauty : color, sex, and race from the Harlem Renaissance to World War II, Laila Haidarali

Label
Brown beauty : color, sex, and race from the Harlem Renaissance to World War II
Title
Brown beauty
Title remainder
color, sex, and race from the Harlem Renaissance to World War II
Statement of responsibility
Laila Haidarali
Title variation
Color, sex, and race from the Harlem Renaissance to World War II
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Laila Haidarali's "Brown Beauty: Color, Sex, and Race from the Harlem Renaissance to World War II" is a critical study of racial issues and specifically the meanings of the word "brown" when used as a reference to physical appearance of African American women during the time period from the Harlem Renaissance to World War II"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haidarali, Laila
Dewey number
305.48/896073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.86
LC item number
.H225 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • African American women
  • Beauty, Personal
Label
Brown beauty : color, sex, and race from the Harlem Renaissance to World War II, Laila Haidarali
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages, 295-315) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Brown beginnings : imaging the new Negro woman in 1920s literary print culture -- Beautiful brown skin : advertising new Negro womanhood -- "Of the brown-skin type" : Madonnas, mulattas, and modern women in literary print culture -- To a brown girl : the Harlem Renaissance and the poetic discourse of brown -- Browning the Dark princess : Asian Indian embodiment of new Negro -- Sociological discourses on color, class, youth, and gender, from Depression to World War II -- Epilogue
Control code
on1007035646
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 335 pages
Isbn
9781479875108
Lccn
2017045026
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40028446142
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1007035646
Label
Brown beauty : color, sex, and race from the Harlem Renaissance to World War II, Laila Haidarali
Publication
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages, 295-315) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Brown beginnings : imaging the new Negro woman in 1920s literary print culture -- Beautiful brown skin : advertising new Negro womanhood -- "Of the brown-skin type" : Madonnas, mulattas, and modern women in literary print culture -- To a brown girl : the Harlem Renaissance and the poetic discourse of brown -- Browning the Dark princess : Asian Indian embodiment of new Negro -- Sociological discourses on color, class, youth, and gender, from Depression to World War II -- Epilogue
Control code
on1007035646
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 335 pages
Isbn
9781479875108
Lccn
2017045026
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40028446142
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1007035646

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