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The Resource Textiles and Clothing Sustainability : Sustainable Fashion and Consumption

Textiles and Clothing Sustainability : Sustainable Fashion and Consumption

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Textiles and Clothing Sustainability : Sustainable Fashion and Consumption
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Textiles and Clothing Sustainability
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Sustainable Fashion and Consumption
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eng
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Textile Science and Clothing Technology Ser
Textiles and Clothing Sustainability : Sustainable Fashion and Consumption
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Textiles and Clothing Sustainability : Sustainable Fashion and Consumption
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multicolored
Content category
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Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents -- 1 The Role of the Retailer in Socially Responsible Fashion Purchasing -- Abstract -- 1 Background and Context -- 2 The Purchasing Process -- 2.1 Influencing Purchasing Behaviour -- 2.2 The Intention-Behaviour Gap -- 3 Changes in Purchasing Behaviour -- 3.1 Market Development -- 3.1.1 Fast Fashion -- 3.1.2 Purchasing Motivations -- 3.1.3 Socially Responsible Purchasing -- 4 The Challenges Facing Social Responsibility -- 4.1 Key Issues Preventing Change -- 4.1.1 Why Is Change Needed? -- 5 Recommendations for the Future -- 5.1 Addressing the Key Issues Preventing Change -- 5.1.1 The Role of the Retailer -- 6 Conclusion -- 6.1 Summary -- Appendix -- References -- 2 To Fur or not to Fur: Sustainable Production and Consumption Within Animal-Based Luxury and Fashion Products -- Abstract -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Fur as a Luxury -- 2.1 Types of Natural Fur -- 2.1.1 Wild Fur -- 2.1.2 Invasive Fur -- 2.1.3 Farmed Fur -- 2.2 Fashion and Fur -- 2.3 Celebrities and Fur -- 3 Methodology -- 4 Theoretical Approach to Research -- 4.1 Derivatives of Sustainable Behaviour -- 4.1.1 Costly Signals -- 4.1.2 Need for Status -- 4.1.3 Need for Uniqueness -- 4.1.4 Anthropocentricism -- 5 Interviews -- 6 Production Cycle in the Fur and Leather Industry -- 6.1 How Fur Is Produced? -- 6.1.1 Steps in Production of Fur -- 6.1.2 Apparel Manufacture -- 6.1.3 Faux Fur Production -- 7 Environmental Impact of Natural Versus Faux Fur Coat Production -- 7.1 Life Cycle Assessment -- 7.2 Description of Environmental Impacts -- 8 Economic and Financial Considerations -- 9 Licenses and Regulations -- 10 Animal Welfare in Sustainability -- 10.1 Sustainable Animal-Based Products Versus Non-sustainable Animal-Based Products -- 10.2 WelFur -- 11 Is There an Ethical Way of Consuming Animal-Based Luxury and Fashion Products? -- 12 Discussion
  • 12.1 The Debacle of Faux Fur as Sustainable -- 12.2 Where the Future Lies? -- References -- 3 Connectivity, Understanding and Empathy: How a Lack of Consumer Knowledge of the Fashion Supply Chain Is Influencing Socially Responsible Fashion Purchasing -- Abstract -- 1 Background and Context -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.1.1 The Consumer Knowledge Barrier -- 2 The Fashion Supply Chain -- 2.1 The Basic Supply Chain -- 2.1.1 Supply Chain Transparency -- 3 The Consumer-Retailer Relationship -- 3.1 The Power of the Consumer -- 3.1.1 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) -- 3.1.2 CSR Communication -- Case Study-CSR Communication -- Results-Online Analysis -- Company A -- Company B -- Company C -- Company D -- Company E -- Results-In-Store Analysis -- Company A -- Company B -- Company C -- Company D -- Company E -- 4 The Creation of Connectivity, Understanding and Empathy -- 4.1 The Current Situation -- 4.1.1 Recommendations for the Future -- 5 Conclusion -- 5.1 Summary -- References
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