Joanne B. Eicher

Regents Professor Emerita

1958 …2018

Research output per year

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Research Output

2018

Forward in forthcoming : "Fashion History: A Global View": Fashion History: A Global View

Lillethun, A., Welters, L. & Eicher, J., 2018, Fashion History: A Global View. Oxford, U.K.: Bloomsbury Publishing

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

The Anthropology of Dress and Fashion: A Reader,

Luvaas, B. (ed.) & Eicher, J., 2018, (In preparation) Bloomsbury Publishing.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2016

Fashion Icon: Marilyn Monroe, Fashion Photography Archive. Valerie Steele (Ed), Bloomsbury Publishing Pictures

Eicher, J., 2016, Fashion Photography Archive. Valerie Steele (Ed), Bloomsbury Publishing Pictures. Oxford, U.K.: Bloomsbury Publishing

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Forward in "African Lace-Bark in the Caribbean"

Eicher, J. & Buckridge, S., 2016, African Lace-Bark in the Caribbean. Bloomsbury Publishing

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contribution

The Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion, In H. Jenss, Fashion Studies: Research Methods, Sites and Practices

Eicher, J. & Jenss, H., 2016, Fashion Studies: Research Methods, Sites and Practices. Oxford U.K.: Bloomsbury Publishing, p. 198-214

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2015

Foreword. In A. Lynch & M. Strauss, Ethnic Dress in the United States: A Cultural Encyclopedia

Eicher, J., 2015, Ethnic Dress in the United States: A Cultural Encyclopedia . London: Roman and Littlefield, p. ix-x

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Subtle and Spectacular: Dressing in Kalabari Style. In P. Rabinowitz and C. Giorcelli , Eds., Habits of Being 4: Excess and Quotidian

Eicher, J., Rabinowitz, P. & Giorcelli, C., 2015, Habits of Being 4: Excess and Quotidian. Minneapolis MN: University of Minnesota Press, p. 262-281

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2014

India to Africa: Indian Madras and Kalabari Creativity. In M.L. Nosch, F. Zhao, & L. Varadarajan (Eds.), Global Textile Encounters, Ancient Textiles Series vol. 20. (pp. 295-302). Oxford and Philadelphia: Oxbow Books.

Eicher, J., 2014, Global Textile Encounters. London and Philadelphia: Oxbow Books, p. 295-302 (Ancient Textiles Series; no. 20).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The Sacred Use of Indian Textiles by the Kalabari of Nigeria. In J. Dhamija (Ed.), Sacred Textiles,

Eicher, J., 2014, Sacred Textiles. New Delhi: Marg Publishers, p. 94-105

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The Visible Self: Global Perspectives on Dress, Culture and Society

Eicher, J. & Evenson, S. L., 2014, 4 ed. Fairchild Publications.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2013

A History of World Dress: Part 3, ITAA annual meeting.

Welters, L., Lillethun, A., Bradley, L., Cho, S. & Eicher, J., 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Review of the book Exchanging Clothes: Habits of Being 2, by C. Giorcelli & P. Rabinowitz, (Eds.)

Eicher, J., 2013, Fashion Practice, 5, 2, p. 265-268.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationBook/Film/Article review

2012

(Re)Defining Fashion in Dress. 

Eicher, J., Lillethun, A. & Welters, A., 2012, In : Dress. 38, p. 75-97

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

The Body. In A. Geczy & V. Karaminas, Fashion and Art

Eicher, J., 2012, Fashion and Art by A. Geczy and V. Karaminas. Oxford, U.K.: Berg Publishing, p. 77-86

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2010

Africa, volume 1. Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion. also published as Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion, Berg Publishers.

Eicher, J., 2010, Africa, Vol 1, Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion. . Oxford: University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Clothing, Costume, and Dress. In V. Steele (Ed.), The Berg Companion to Fashion (Reprinted from Steele, 2005)

Eicher, J., 2010, In V. Steele (Ed.), The Berg Companion to Fashion (Reprinted from Steele, 2005) . Oxford, U.K.: Berg Publishers, p. 160-163

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Dress, Fashion, and Cultural Meaning. In X. Bian. Fashion Industry and City Civilization

Eicher, J., 2010, Fashion Industry and City Civilization . Shanghai: Donghua University Fashion Institute, p. 144-164

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Eicher, J.B. (2010). General Preface. In J.B. Eicher (Ed.), Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion (Vols 1-10)

Eicher, J., 2010, In J.B. Eicher (Ed.), Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion (Vols 1-10, pp. xv-xvi). Oxford University Press, p. xv-xvi

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Eicher, J.B. (2010). Preface. In Eicher, J.B., Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion (Vol. 10: Global Perspectives, pp. vii-vii

Eicher, J., 2010, In Eicher, J.B., Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion (Vol. 10: Global Perspectives, pp. vii-vii. Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, Vol. 10. p. vii-viii

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Ethnic Dress. In V. Steele (Ed.), Berg Companion to Fashion (Reprinted from Steele, 2005)

Eicher, J., 2010, In V. Steele (Ed.), Berg Companion to Fashion. Oxford,U.K.: Berg Publishing, p. 160-163

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Foreword. In D.D. Hill, History of World Costume and Fashion

Eicher, J., 2010, History of World Costume and Fashion. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice-Hall, p. xii

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Foreword. In S. Gott & K. Loughrin, Contemporary African Fashion

Eicher, J., 2010, In S. Gott & K. Loughrin, Contemporary African Fashion . Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, p. ix-xii

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

Introduction: The Study of African Dress. In Eicher, J.B., Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion (Vol. 1: Africa, pp. 3-9)

Eicher, J. & Ross, D., 2010, s. In Eicher, J.B., Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion (Vol. 1: Africa, pp. 3-9). Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, p. 3-9

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Preface. In Eicher, J.B., Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion (Vol. 1: Africa, pp. xvii-xviii)

Eicher, J., 2010, In Eicher, J.B., Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion (Vol. 1: Africa, pp. xvii-xviii). Oxford,U.K.: Oxford University Press, Vol. 1. p. xvii-xviii

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Snapshot: Kalabari Peoples of Nigeria. In Eicher, J.B., Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion (Vol. 1: Africa, pp. 329-330).

Eicher, J., 2010, In Eicher, J.B., Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion (Vol. 1: Africa, pp. 329-330). Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, p. 329-330

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

2009

Review of the book Fashion’s World Cities, by C. Breward, D. Gilbert (Eds.)

Eicher, J., 2009, In : Cultural Geographies. 16, 3, p. 415

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Unexpected Luxury:Wild Silk Textile Production among the Yoruba of Nigeria

McKinney, E. & Eicher, J., 2009, In : Textile: The Journal of Cloth and Culture. 7, 1, p. 40-55

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2008

Review of book "Fashioning Africa: Power and Politics of Dress", by J. Allman, Jean (Ed)].

Eicher, J., 2008, African Arts, 41, 4, p. 92-94.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationBook/Film/Article review

The Visible Self: Global Perspectives on Dress, Culture and Society (3rd ed.)

Eicher, J., Lutz, H. A. & Sandra L., E., 2008, 3 ed. Fairchild Publications.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2007

Review of book Arctic Clothing by J.C.G.King, P. Birgit, & R. Storrie (Eds.)

Eicher, J., 2007, Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute (NS), 13, 1, p. 240-241.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationBook/Film/Article review

Review of book Clothing as Material Culture, by S. Kuchler & D. Miller (Eds)].

Eicher, J., 2006, Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute (NS), 12, 2, p. 484.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationBook/Film/Article review

2005

Africa, SubSaharan: History of Dress. In V. Steele (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion

Eicher, J., 2005, In V. Steele (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion. Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, p. 19-25

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Clothing, Costume, and Dress. In V. Steele (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion

Eicher, J., 2005, In V. Steele (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion . Oxford, U.K.: Berg Publishers, p. 270-272

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Eicher, J. B. (2004). Kalabari Splendor: Indian Gold-embroidery Velvets in Nigeria. In J. Dhamija (Ed.), Asian Embroidery

Eicher, J., 2005, In J. Dhamija (Ed.), Asian Embroidery . New Delhi: Abhinav Publications, p. 234-248

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Ethnic Dress, In V. Steele (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion

Eicher, J., 2005, In V. Steele (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion. Berg Publishers, p. 414-416

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Kalabari Identity and Indian Textiles in the Niger Delta. In R. Crill (Ed.), Indian Trade Textiles

Eicher, J., 2005, R. Crill, Indian Trade Textiles. New Delhi: Seagull Books, p. 153-171

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Mother, Daughter, Sister, Bride: Rituals of Womanhood.

Eicher, J. & Ling, L., 2005, Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Kalabari Dress and Textiles in Two Rites of Passage. In (Ed. Unknown), Life Passages: Women, Dress, & Culture

Eicher, J., 2004, Life Passages: Women, Dress, & Culture . Manhattan, KS: Kansas State University, p. 19-27

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Traditional African Dress. In P. Peek and K Yankah (Eds.), African Folklore: An Encyclopedia

Eicher, J., 2004, In P. Peek and K Yankah (Eds.), African Folklore: An Encyclopedia . New York, NY: Routledge., p. 101-103

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

2003

Dress and Human Behavior. In J.R. Miller, R.M. Lerner, L.B. Schiamberg, & P.M. Anderson, Encyclopedia of Human Ecology.

Eicher, J., 2003, In J.R. Miller, R.M. Lerner, L.B. Schiamberg, & P.M. Anderson, Encyclopedia of Human Ecology. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, p. 183-185

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Fashion Foundations: Early Writings on Dress

Johnson, K. K. P. (ed.), Torntore, S. J. (ed.) & Eicher, J. (ed.), 2003, Oxford, U.K.: Berg Publishing.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology