Fetish fashions constantly present the female body as an object for male gaze; however contemporary practices of female fetishism contest this view

Dodd, Samantha (2012) Fetish fashions constantly present the female body as an object for male gaze; however contemporary practices of female fetishism contest this view. BA dissertation, University of Portsmouth.

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    Abstract

    This essay will look at how people’s views of 'fetish' have changed and why. It will explore how 'fetish' wear has become more acceptable and popular in society by looking at how different cultural events such as the punk movement have influenced people’s perceptions. Analyzing modern art, photography, high fashion, psychological studies and a range of texts and sources to gain an understanding as to why men may or may not see women as objects.

    Item Type: Dissertation
    Departments/Research Groups: Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries > School of Art and Design
    Depositing User: Jane Polwin
    Date Deposited: 01 Nov 2012 14:50
    Last Modified: 28 Jan 2015 12:10
    URI: http://eprints.port.ac.uk/id/eprint/9573

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