2021-2022 Pitzer Catalog 
    
    May 25, 2022  
2021-2022 Pitzer Catalog
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PSYC 132 PZ -Psychology of Fashion


Institution: Pitzer

Description: This unique, cross-disciplinary course explores the role of social, developmental, and evolutionary psychology within fashion and dress. Cultural and historical aspects of style and dress, issues of status and conformity, and the impact of fashion on the perception of others are examined. The influence of social psychological principles in fashion marketing and group interactions is explored. Special interest topics may include the gender identity and expression through fashion, sub-culture fashion and cultural norms, environmental sustainability of fashion and social responsibility, and fashion technology. Students are encouraged to think critically and entrepreneurially about applying course content to their own career trajectories. Satisfies: SOC

Prerequisite(s): Please check course schedule for requirements.

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