Joanne B. Eicher

Regents Professor Emerita

1958 …2018

Research output per year

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Research Output

2003

The American Groom Wore a Celtic Kilt: Theme Weddings as Carnivalesque Events. In H.B. Foster and D. C. Johnson, Wedding Dress Across Cultures

Winge, T. M. & Eicher, J., 2003, In H.B. Foster and D. C. Johnson, Wedding Dress Across Cultures . Oxford, U.K.: Berg Publishing, p. 207-218

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2002

Fitting Farewells. In M. Anderson & P. Peek, Ways of the Rivers: Arts of the Niger Delta

Eicher, J. & Erekosima, T. V., 2002, In M. Anderson & P. Peek, Ways of the Rivers: Arts of the Niger Delta. Los Angeles, CA: Fowler Museum of Cultural History, UCLA, p. 307-329

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2001

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

Elegance in Dress: A Cross-Cultural View

Eicher, J., 2001, In : International Journal of Costume. 1, p. 1-11

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fashion of Dress. In C. Newman (Ed.), National Geographic Fashion (pp. 17-23). Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society.

Eicher, J., 2001, National Geographic Fashion. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, p. 17-23

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Review of book Els van der Plas, "The Art of African Fashion", The Netherlands.

Eicher, J., 2001, Fashion Theory - Journal of Dress Body and Culture, 5, 1, p. 103-107.

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

The Anthropology of Dress

Eicher, J., 2001, In : Dress. 28, p. 50-79

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2000

Dress. In C. Kramarae & D. Spender (Eds.), Routledge international encyclopedia of women: Global women’s issues and knowledge.

Eicher, J., 2000, Routledge international encyclopedia of women: Global women’s issues and knowledge.. England: Simon and Schuster International Group

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

Dress. In J. Turner (Ed.), The dictionary of art (Vol 1: Africa)

Eicher, J., 2000, In J. Turner (Ed.), The dictionary of art.. London: MacMillan Publishing Company, Vol. 1. p. 347-350

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

The dictionary of art (Vol 1: Africa, pp. 342-347). (Revision for 2000/1996)

Adepegba, C. & Eicher, J., 2000, The dictionary of art (Vol 1: Africa). London: Macmillan Publishers Ltd, Vol. 1. p. 342-247

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

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

Eicher, J. (ed.), Lutz, H. L. (ed.) & Evenson, S. L. (ed.), 2000, 2 ed. New York, NY: Fairchild Publications.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

1998

Beads and beadmakers: Gender, Material Culture, and Meaning

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

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Sewing as transmission of Hmong heritage in America.

Suga, M. & Eicher, J., 1997.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1996

Dress and gender in Kalabari women’s societies.

Eicher, J., 1996, In : Clothing and Textiles Research Journal. 13, 2, p. 121-130

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Hmong American new year rituals: Generational bonds through dress.

Lynch, A., Detzner, D. & Eicher, J., 1996, In : Clothing and Textiles Research Journal. 13, 2, p. 111-120

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

204 Scopus citations

Hmong American new year rituals: Transmission and reconstruction of gender through dress.

Lynch, A., Detzner, D. & Eicher, J., 1996, In : Clothing and Textiles Research Journal. 14, 4, p. 257-266

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Indian textiles in Kalabari funerals. ,

Eicher, J. & Erekosima, T. V., 1996, In : Asian Art and Culture. 9, p. 68-79

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Review of the book "Mongol costumes", by H.H. Hansen.

Eicher, J., 1996, Museum Anthropology, 1996:Fall, p. 81.

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

1995

Dress and ethnicity: Change Across Space and Time

Eicher, J. (ed.), 1995, Oxford, U.K.: Berg Publishing.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Dress and Identity. In M.E. Roach-Higgins, J.B. Eicher, & K.P. Johnson (Eds.). Dress and identity

Roach-Higgins, M. E. (ed.), Eicher, J. (ed.) & Johnson, K. K. P. (ed.), 1995, In M.E. Roach-Higgins, J.B. Eicher, & K.P. Johnson (Eds.). Dress and identity . New York: Fairchild Publications, p. 7-18

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

India and West Africa: Transformation of velvets. In J. Dhamija (Ed.), The Woven Silks of India

Eicher, J., 1995, In J. Dhamija (Ed.), The Woven Silks of India. Bombay, India: Marg Publishers, p. 141-154

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

World fashion, ethnic, and national dress. In J.B. Eicher (Ed.), Dress and ethnicity

Eicher, J. & Sumberg, B., 1995, In J.B. Eicher (Ed.), Dress and ethnicity . Oxford, U.K.: Berg Publishing, p. 295-306

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1994

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

The aesthetics of men’s dress of the Kalabari of Nigeria. In M. DeLong & A.M. Fiore (Eds.), Aesthetics of Textiles and Clothing: Advancing Multi-Disciplinary Perspectives.

Eicher, J. & Erekosima, T. V., 1994, In M. DeLong & A.M. Fiore (Eds.), Aesthetics of Textiles and Clothing: Advancing Multi-Disciplinary Perspectives.. Monument, CO: International Textile and Apparel Association, (ITAA Special Publication on Aesthetics; no. 7).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1993

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

Eurocentrism in the study of ethnic dress

Baizerman, S., Eicher, J. & Cerny, C., 1993, In : Dress. 20, p. 10-32

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Habillement et marques corporelles chez des adolescents atteints de troubles psychiatriques (with translated extracts)

Eicher, J., Michelman, J. & Michelman, S. O., 1993, In : Medicine et Hygiene. 51, p. 1924-1926

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Textile trade and masquerade among the Kalabari of Nigeria

Eicher, J., 1993, In : Research and Exploration. 9, 2, p. 253-255

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 and gender: Making and meaning in cultural context.

Barnes, R. & Eicher, J., 1992, Oxford, UK: Berg Publishing.

Research output: Book/ReportBook