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Contents List of Figures vii Notes on Contributors ix 1 Introduction Daniel Miller 1 2 Looking Good: Feeling Right - Aesthetics of the Self Sophie Woodward 21 3 The Other Half: The Material Culture of New Fibres Kaori O'Connor 41 4 Aesthetics, Ethics and Politics of the Turkish Headscarf Özlem Sandkc and Güliz Ger 61 5 Cloth That Lies: The Secrets of Recycling in India Lucy Norris 83 6 From Thrift to Fashion: Materiality and Aesthetics in Dress Practices in Zambia Karen Tranberg Hansen 107 7 Nga Aho Tipuna (Ancestral Threads): Maori Cloaks from New Zealand Amiria Henare 121 8 Relative Imagery: Patterns of Response to the Revival of Archaic Chiefly Dress in Fiji Chloë Colchester 139 9 Pattern, Efficacy and Enterprise: On the Fabrication of Connections in Melanesia Graeme Were 159 10 Why are there Quilts in Polynesia? Susanne Küchler 175 Index 193
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Clothing and dress.