|Publisher:||Taylor & Francis|
|Product dimensions:||6.14(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.70(d)|
About the Author
Louise Purbrick is a Senior Lecturer in the History of Art and Design, in the School of Historical and Critical Studies at the University of Brighton, UK. She works on material and visual culture from the nineteenth to the twenty-first century.
Table of Contents
Contents: Introduction making homes and worlds: marriage and consumption from 1945 to today; Objects of approval; China and Pyrex: the practices of preservation; Accounting for change: forgotten, neglected and altered objects; The list: domesticity, conformity and class; Methods: mass-observation; Afterword: unmarried households; Bibliography; Appendices; Index.