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Authors:David Goldsmith: University of Borås, Sweden
Publication title:Cloth, Community and Culture: Växbo Lin
Conference:Current Issues in European Cultural Studies, June 15–17, Norrköping, Sweden 2011
Publication type: Abstract and Fulltext
Issue:062
Article No.:013
Abstract:Exploring the example of the linen manufacturer Växbo Lin in Hälsingland, Sweden, this article begins building a framework for the discussion of that, contrary to the dominant fast fashion mass market sector, slower and more localized fashion textile production and use might be both a symbol of and agent for fostering a low-growth economic system, healthier environmental practices, and social vitality.
Language:English
Year:2011
No. of pages:16
Pages:99-114
ISBN:978-91-7519-993-1
Series:Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings
ISSN (print):1650-3686
ISSN (online):1650-3740
File:http://www.ep.liu.se/ecp/062/013/ecp11062013.pdf
Available:2011-11-22
Publisher:Linköping University Electronic Press, Linköpings universitet

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David Goldsmith (2011). Cloth, Community and Culture: Växbo Lin, Current Issues in European Cultural Studies, June 15–17, Norrköping, Sweden 2011 http://www.ep.liu.se/ecp_article/index.en.aspx?issue=062;article=013 (accessed 4/19/2014)