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The Resource Beauty shop politics : African American women's activism in the beauty industry, Tiffany M. Gill

Beauty shop politics : African American women's activism in the beauty industry, Tiffany M. Gill

Label
Beauty shop politics : African American women's activism in the beauty industry
Title
Beauty shop politics
Title remainder
African American women's activism in the beauty industry
Statement of responsibility
Tiffany M. Gill
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Gill, Tiffany M
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Women in American history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women political activists
  • Beauty culture
  • Beauty culture
  • African American beauty operators
  • Businesswomen
  • African American business enterprises
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • United States
Label
Beauty shop politics : African American women's activism in the beauty industry, Tiffany M. Gill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: Finding politics in unexpected places : the matrix of beauty, business, and politics -- Beauty pioneers : racial uplift and gender in the creation of a Black business community -- "Link up with us" : Black beauty culture, racial politics, and the new Negro woman -- "This industry is not typical, but exceptional" : redefining entrepreneurship and activism in the 1930s and 1940s -- "We could turn the whole world over" : the international presence of African American beauticians in the postwar world -- "Black beauticians were very important" : Southern beauty activists and the modern Black freedom struggle -- "Among the things that used to be" : beauticians, health activism, and the politics of dignity in the post-civil rights era
Control code
010269629
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 192 p.
Isbn
9780252076961
Lccn
2009020148
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn361888141
Label
Beauty shop politics : African American women's activism in the beauty industry, Tiffany M. Gill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: Finding politics in unexpected places : the matrix of beauty, business, and politics -- Beauty pioneers : racial uplift and gender in the creation of a Black business community -- "Link up with us" : Black beauty culture, racial politics, and the new Negro woman -- "This industry is not typical, but exceptional" : redefining entrepreneurship and activism in the 1930s and 1940s -- "We could turn the whole world over" : the international presence of African American beauticians in the postwar world -- "Black beauticians were very important" : Southern beauty activists and the modern Black freedom struggle -- "Among the things that used to be" : beauticians, health activism, and the politics of dignity in the post-civil rights era
Control code
010269629
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 192 p.
Isbn
9780252076961
Lccn
2009020148
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn361888141

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