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BOOK
Author Adrian, Bonnie, 1970-
Title Framing the bride : globalizing beauty and romance in Taiwan's bridal industry / Bonnie Adrian.
Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, [2003]
©2003

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HD9999.W373 T283 2003    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HD9999.W373 T283 2003    AVAILABLE  
Author Adrian, Bonnie, 1970-
Subject Wedding supplies and services industry -- Taiwan.
Weddings -- Taiwan -- Equipment and supplies.
Bridal shops -- Taiwan.
Wedding photography -- Taiwan.
Description xiii, 297 pages : illustrations ; cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Framings -- How can this be? ethnographic contexts and history -- Fantasy for sale -- Inner and outer worlds in changing Taipei -- Family wedding rites and banquets -- Making up the bride -- Romance in the photo studio -- Contextualizing bridal photos in Taiwan's visual culture -- The context of looking -- Conclusion : re-framings.
ISBN 0520238338 (alk. paper)
0520238346 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC # 50982345
Table of Contents
 List of Illustrations 
 Acknowledgments 
 Introduction: Framings1
1How Can This Be? Ethnographic Contexts and History24
2Fantasy for Sale: The Modern Bridal Industry51
3Inner and Outer Worlds in Changing Taipei76
4Family Wedding Rites and Banquets108
5Making Up the Bride147
6Romance in the Photo Studio180
7Contextualizing Bridal Photos in Taiwan's Visual Culture204
8The Context of Looking: What Taipei Viewers See224
 Conclusion: Reframings239
 Notes247
 Bibliography273
 Index287


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