Dress and Appearance
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Chapter 6 focused primarily on the built environment. Signs of cultural practices become embedded in the streetscape and urban dwellers interpret those signs in ascribing both the individuals within them and the spaces themselves. This chapter will add a layer of signification on top of that, as it were, by examining functions of signs of collective identity that are manifest primarily in people: how they look.