Joanne B. Eicher

Regents Professor Emerita

1958 …2018

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Research Output

(Re)Defining Fashion in Dress. 

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

A comparison of Nigerian and American aesthetics in dress. In V. Lefebre (Ed.), Socio-cultural aspects of clothing

Eicher, J., 1973, In V. Lefebre (Ed.), Socio-cultural aspects of clothing. Edmonton, Canada: University of Alberta, p. 61-73

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Adolescent dress, a qualitative approach: Proceedings of the Association of College Professors of Textile and Clothing Annual meeting.

Baizerman, S. D., Eicher, J. & Michelman, J. D., 1988, p. 49.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Adolescent dress, part II: A qualitative study of high school students.

Eicher, J., 1994, In : Social Science Research. p. 151-155

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adolescent dress: Part II

Eicher, J., Baizerman, S. & Michelman, J., 1991, In : Adolescence. 26, 103, p. 679-686

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Adolescent dress. Part I.

Michellman, J., Eicher, J. & Michelman, S., 1991, In : Adolescence. 26, 102, p. 375-385

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Adolescent girls’ acceptance and rejection based on appearance. 

Allen, C. D. & Eicher, J., 1973, In : Adolescence. 8, 29, p. 125-128

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

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)

African dress: Form, action, and meaning

Thieme, O. C. & Eicher, J., 1986, In : Africana Journal. XIV, 2-3, p. 115-138

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

African dress: Form, action, and meaning. In B. Starke, L. Holloman & B. Nordquist (Eds.), African American dress and textiles

Eicher, J. & Thieme, O. C., 1990, In B. Starke, L. Holloman & B. Nordquist (Eds.), African American dress and textiles. Dubuque, IA: Kendall/Hunt Publishing Co., p. 4-17

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

African dress II: A select and annotated bibliography.

Pokornowski, I. M. (ed.), Eicher, J. (ed.), Harris, J. B. (ed.) & Thieme, O. C. (ed.), 1985, Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, African Studies Center.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

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

A human ecological approach to quality of life: Conceptual framework and results of a preliminary study

Bubolz, M. J., Eicher, J. & Sontag, M. S., 1980, In : Social Indicators Research. p. 103-136

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations

A Kalabari celebration

Eicher, J., 1985, In : West Africa. p. 463-465

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A longitudinal analysis of popularity, group membership and dress.

Kelley, E. A. & Eicher, J., 1970, In : Journal of Home Economics. 6, p. 246-250

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Analysis of historic and contemporary dress: An African example.

Wass, B. & Eicher, J., 1980, In : Home Economics Research Journal. 8, 5, p. 318-326

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

An operational definition of color preference.

Decker, P. M., Eicher, J. & Shipley, M. B., 1964, In : Journal of Psychology. 57+, p. 195-199

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A position paper on dress and identity

Roach-Higgins, M. E. & Eicher, J., 1991, In : Textile Technology Overseas:Knitting and Clothing. 6, p. 39-44

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Beads and beadmakers: Gender, Material Culture, and Meaning

Sciama, L. (ed.) & Eicher, J. (ed.), 1998, Oxford, U.K.: Berg Publishing.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Bibliography of theses and dissertations on ethnic textiles and dress

Cerny, C., Baizerman, S. & Eicher, J., 1993, Monument, CO: International Textile and Apparel Association. (ITAA Special publication; no. 6)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Birds of a feather. In G. B. Sproles (Ed.), Contemporary perspectives of fashion

Eicher, J. & Kelley, E. A., 1981, In G. B. Sproles (Ed.), Contemporary perspectives of fashion. Minneapolis, MN: Burgess Publishing

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Boys’ clothing conformity and acceptance. 

Dillon, M. L. & Eicher, J., 1969, In : Bulletin (Michigan State University, Agricultural Experiment Station). 22

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chapter 5: Design components of West African textile production. In S.C.O. Ugbolue & P.O. Adegbile (Eds.), The Nigerian textile industry: Resource potentials

Eicher, J., 1980, In S.C.O. Ugbolue & P.O. Adegbile (Eds.), The Nigerian textile industry: Resource potentials . Kaduna, Nigeria: The Textile Institute, p. 7-12, 52-67

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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

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

Clothing and human behavior

Eicher, J., 1991, In : Silk Monthly. 6, p. 46-47

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clothing as related to role behavior of teenage girls.

Wass, B. M. & Eicher, J., 1964, In : Quarterly Bulletin of the Michigan Agricultural Experiment Station. 42, 2, p. 206-213

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clothing opinions and the social acceptance process among adolescents. Adolescence, 8 (3), 197-212.

Littrell, M. B. & Eicher, J., 1973, In : Adolescence. 8, 3, p. 197-212

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Communication via clothing: Implications for home economics teaching.

Kelley, E. A. & Eicher, J., 1970, In : Penney's Forum, Journal Article. 4622,23

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cut and drawn: Textile work from Nigeria

Eicher, J., Erekosima, T. V. & Liedholm, C., 1982, In : Craft International. p. 16-19

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Describing dress: A system of classifying and defining. In R. Barnes & J.B. Eicher (Eds.), Dress and gender: Making and meaning in cultural context 

Eicher, J., 1992, In R. Barnes & J.B. Eicher (Eds.), Dress and gender: Making and meaning in cultural context . Oxford, U.K.: Berg Publishing, p. 8-28

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Dress, adornment and the social order

Roach, M. E. (ed.) & Eicher, J. (ed.), 1965, New York NY: John Wiley and Sons.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

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)

Dress, Gender, and the Display of Skin. In J. Entwistle & E. Wilson (Eds.), Body Dressing

Eicher, J., 2001, In J. Entwistle & E. Wilson (Eds.), Body Dressing. Oxford, U.K.: Berg Publishing, p. 233-252

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter