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The social life of materials : studies in materials and society

Auteur(s) : Drazin, Adam (Éd.)
Küchler, Susanne (Éd.)
Description matérielle : xxviii-301 p. : photos et illustrations en noir et blanc, schémas ; 24 cm.Publication : London : Bloomsbury Academic, 2015.Cote : G.5142Note : Bibliographie en fin de chapitres. Index. 
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Introduction. To live a materials world / Drazin, Adam --

What's in a plant leaf? A case study of materials innovation in New Zealand / Were, Graeme --

Pharmaceutical matters: the invention of informed materials / Barry, Andrew --

Toward designing new sensoaesthetic materials: the role of materials libraries / Miodownik, Mark A. --

The science of sensory evaluation: an ethnographic critique / Howes, David --

Wild silk indigo wrappers of Dogon of Mali: an ethnography of materials efficacy and design / Douny, Laurence --

Fashioning plastic / Fisher, Tom --

Dressing god: clothing as material of religious subjectivity in a Hindu group / Mohan, Urmila --

Introducing fairtrade and fairmined gold: an attempt to reconfigure the social identity of a substance / Oakley, Peter --

Subversive plasticity: materials' histories and cultural categories in the Philippines / McKay, Deirdre ; Perez, Padmapani ; Bimuyag, Ruel et Bonnevie, Raja Shanti --

Diamonds, machines and colours: moving materials in ritual exchange / Calvão, Filipe --

Sustainability and the co-constitution of substances and subjects / Wilkes, Sarah --

The peony and the rose: social change and fragrance marketing in China's bath market / Chow Wah, Chan --

The woollen blanket and its imagined values: material transformations of woollen blankets in contemporary art / McDonald, Fiona P. --

Materials: the story of use / Küchler, Susanne.

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