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FCS 5240 Socio / Psychological Aspects of Dress: Journal Articles

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Historical Topics

Media Related Topics

Identifying a Topic

The following list of terms and keywords may be useful in searching for your topic. Often it is helpful to try different keywords and combinations of keywords. These terms come from the thesaurus in PsychInfo, but should be useful in other databases as well.

  • Clothing
  • Physical appearance
  • Physical attractiveness
  • Body image
  • Physical characteristics
  • Cosmetic techniques
  • Self expression
  • Fads and fashions
  • Gender identity
  • Masculinity
  • Femininity
  • Self concept
  • Mass media
  • Popular culture
  • Media exposure

Gender related topics

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