I’m working on a social science question and need guidance to help me learn.
Why do you think the young men of the time refused to change their fashion in light of the demands of world War II?
It was more than a suit, fashion can play a role in social unrest, what would be today’s equivalent to the zoot suit and why.
- Mexican-Americans Risked Their Lives Wearing Zoot Suits | History Of | Racked (Links to an external site.)And read this brief history: https://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/brief-history-zoot-suit-180958507 (Links to an external site.)/ (Links to an external site.)To help you with the last question, look over the article: Done S. Goldman, “Encounters with Folklore”, Journal of Folklore Research. May-Aug1997, Vol. 34 Issue 2, 123-138. https://www.jstor.org/stable/3814844?refreqid=excelsior%3A97e9df0eeffc7f71521f52de702e8dfa&seq=