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Fabric Hand As Perceived By Us And Korean Males And Females , Hyunsik Kim Jan 1992

Fabric Hand As Perceived By Us And Korean Males And Females , Hyunsik Kim

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

The purposes of this research were to develop comparable sets of unipolar adjectives for consumer evaluation of fabric hand for English and Korean speakers and to examine how males and females in the United States and Korea use these descriptors. This research also examined preferences of judges for hand of shirt fabrics for the judge's own sex and for the other sex. The psychological approach was used for this research because human judgments of fabric hand provide multi-dimensional understanding of fabric properties. Stimuli were selected to represent a variety of shirting fabrics for U.S. and Korean males and ...


Museum Storage Practices: Evidence In Textile And Costume Collections, Teresa Ann Heard Jan 1992

Museum Storage Practices: Evidence In Textile And Costume Collections, Teresa Ann Heard

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

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The Iowa Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program: Profiles Of Participating Fiber Artists , Criss A. Spinola Jan 1992

The Iowa Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program: Profiles Of Participating Fiber Artists , Criss A. Spinola

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Productivity Analysis And Functional Specification Of Pakistani Textile Industry , Jani Alam Abbasi Jan 1992

Productivity Analysis And Functional Specification Of Pakistani Textile Industry , Jani Alam Abbasi

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

This study deals with the general functional characterization of the Pakistani Textile Industry. Previous studies assumed constant elasticity of substitution functional form, the best-fitted model for general manufacturing industries of Pakistan. There is only one study in which the textile industry is treated separately, but the functional form used is the same, and investigations are done at the provincial level with data pooling for other provinces;The important point in this study is that functional form is not restricted and allowed to be estimated freely by the collected data. We assume that the productivity growth of Pakistani Textiles can be ...


The Effects Of Color And Design On Audience Attitude, Behavior, And Perception Of Media, Carol M. Ouverson Jan 1992

The Effects Of Color And Design On Audience Attitude, Behavior, And Perception Of Media, Carol M. Ouverson

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.