Joanne B. Eicher

Regents Professor Emerita

1958 …2018

Research output per year

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Research Output

1992

Dress and identity.

Roach-Higgins, M. E. & Eicher, J., 1992, In : Clothing and Textiles Research Journal. 10, 4, p. 1-8

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

143 Scopus citations
1991

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

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

Clothing and human behavior

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1990

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

Kalabari funeral rooms as handicraft and ephemeral art. In R. Boser-Sarivaxivanis (Festschrift), B. Englebrecht, & B. Gardi (Eds.), Man does not go naked: Textilien und handwerk aus Afrikanishen und andren landern, Vol. 29

Eicher, J. & Erekosima, T. V., 1989, In R. Boser-Sarivaxivanis (Festschrift), B. Englebrecht, & B. Gardi (Eds.), Man does not go naked. Basel, Switzerland: Basel Beitrage zur Ethnologie, p. 197-207

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1988

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

Kalabari Funerals: Celebration and Display

Eicher, J., 1987, In : African Arts. 21, 1, p. 38-45,87

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1986

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

Eicher, J.B. (1986). Foreword. Paris in the Cities: A Century of French Couture From the Wardrobes of Minnesota Women, Goldstein Gallery, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN.

Eicher, J., 1986, Paris in the Cities: A Century of French Couture From the Wardrobes of Minnesota Women. Saint Paul, MN: University of Minnesota: Goldstein Gallery

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

Male and female artistry in Kalabari dress

Daly, M. C., Eicher, J. & Erekosima, T. V., 1986, In : African Arts. 19, 3, p. 48-51,86

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1985

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 Kalabari celebration

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1984

Eicher, J.B. (1984), Foreword, Please Be Seated: Fifty Years of Innovative Seating Design. Goldstein Gallery, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, M

Eicher, J., 1984, Please Be Seated: Fifty Years of Innovative Seating Design. Saint Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Goldstein Gallery

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

1982

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

Future dress and the self

Eicher, J., 1982, Melbourne, Australia: Victoria College.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Pelete bite: Kalabari cut-thread cloth. (Exhibit catalog)

Eicher, J., Erekosima, T. V. & Thieme, O. C., 1982, Saint Paul, MN: University of Minnesota: Goldstein Gallery.

Research output: Book/ReportOther report

The systematic study of African dress and textiles

Smith, F. T. & Eicher, J., 1982, In : African Arts. 15, 3, p. 28

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1981

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

Kalabari cut thread cloth: An example of cultural authentication

Erekosima, T. V. & Eicher, J., 1981, In : African Arts. 48-51, p. 48-51

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Review of the books African textiles, by D. Idiens & K. Ponting (Eds.); England: The Pasold Research Fund Ltd. & Fabrics of culture, by J. Cordwell & R. Schwarz (Eds.)

Eicher, J., 1981, African Arts, XV, p. 7-21.

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

1980

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

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

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

1979

Language of Personal Adornment. In J. Cordwell, & R.Schwarz. Fabrics of Culture: The Anthropology of Clothing and Adornment

Roach, M. E. & Eicher, J., 1979, In J. Cordwell, & R.Schwarz. Fabrics of Culture: The Anthropology of Clothing and Adornment . The Hague: Mouton Publishers

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1978

High school as a meeting place. In L.M. Gurel & M.S. Beeson (Eds.), Dimensions of dress and adornment: A book of readings

Eicher, J. & Kelley, E. A., 1978, In L.M. Gurel & M.S. Beeson (Eds.), Dimensions of dress and adornment: A book of readings. Dubuque, IA: Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company, p. 66-86

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1976

Nigerian handcrafted textiles

Eicher, J., 1976, Ife-Ife, Nigeria: University of Ife Press.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

1973

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 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

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

Nigerian handcrafted textiles.

Eicher, J., 1973, In : Kresge Art Center Bulletin. 7, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Senior girls’ appearance and social acceptance. In V. Lefebre (Ed.), Socio-cultural aspects of clothing

Eicher, J., Kelley, E. A. & Hendricks, S. H., 1973, In V. Lefebre (Ed.), Socio-cultural aspects of clothing. Edmonton, Canada: University of Alberta

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

The visible self: Perspectives on

Roach, M. E. (ed.) & Eicher, J. (ed.), 1973, Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

1970

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