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Leafing Through the 1980s in Portuguese Fashion Magazines

Consumption and Gender in Southern Europe Since the Long 1960s

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book Chapter

...The chapter explores the emergence of popular European fashion magazines in Portugal during the 1980s. Through the analysis of Elle and Marie-Clare, as examples of consumerist and cultural products of the late 1980s, it analyses the way...

Gender and Consumer Behaviour: A Portrait of Portugal in the 1960s

Consumption and Gender in Southern Europe Since the Long 1960s

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book Chapter

...During the 1960s, Portuguese women’s magazines served as a transmission belt of social and cultural norms stemming from the USA: new sales techniques, new consumer habits, a growing attraction of the ‘star system’ and a new world...
...This chapter aims to rethink the relationship between cinema and politics in Portugal from the early 1960s to the Marcelist Spring and the Carnation Revolution of 1974. It investigates a number of cultural contradictions inherent...

Television Culture and Social Change in Post-Revolutionary Portugal

Consumption and Gender in Southern Europe Since the Long 1960s

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book Chapter

...This chapter narrates the formation of a TV culture in Portugal in the late 1970s and early 1980s. After a long dictatorial experience and the short but dramatic revolutionary period of 1974 and 1975, social aspirations turned...

Medicine and Disease

A Cultural History of Women in the Middle Ages Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Cultural History Chapter

...At some time in the late thirteenth century, a woman called Maria Domingas began to despair of ever conceiving a child. The wife of a rich merchant of the parish of Marvila in the Portuguese town of Santarém, Maria had been bleeding...

Consumerism, Gender Diversity and Moralization of Sexuality in the Iberian 1960s

Consumption and Gender in Southern Europe Since the Long 1960s

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book Chapter

...In this chapter we explore how ‘miniature consumerism’ and its ambivalences facilitated a certain diversification of gender roles in Iberian societies under dictatorships during the 1960s. New gender roles in Spain and Portugal were also...

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Kostis Kornetis

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Kostis Kornetis is Assistant Professor at the Center for European and Mediterranean Studies at New York University, USA. He is the author of Children of the Dictatorship: Student Resistance, Cultural Politics and the “Long 1960s” in Greece (2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Eirini Kotsovili

Eirini Kotsovili is Lecturer at the Hellenic Studies Centre at Simon Fraser University, Canada. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Nikolaos Papadogiannis

Nikolaos Papadogiannis is Teaching Fellow at the University of St. Andrews, UK. He is the author of the book, Militant Around the Clock? Left-Wing Youth Politics, Leisure, and Sexuality in Post-Dictatorship Greece, 1974-1981 (2015). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Consumption and Gender in Southern Europe Since the Long 1960s

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...In 1967 the popular comedy O Spangorammenos (The Stingy, 1967, dir. Kostas Karagiannis) was screened in Greece. Its protagonist was a wealthy married man, unrepentant womanizer and notorious for being thrifty. His business partner convinced...