Choose a specific topic based on those listed in the Fashion Topic Menu that you would like to research. Then come up with research questions and a complex thesis statement.
Research questions based on topics that interest you.
A clear, complex thesis statement that includes a specific, debatable claim, and three subtopics which work to support that claim. This thesis statement should be based on a small, specific idea which you will elaborate on in your paper.
Fahion Topic Menu:
(Morality, Independence, Confidence, Consciousness, Shame, Demeanor)
(Appropriation/ Linage/ Community)
(Geometric, Architectural, Organic, Body Anatomy, Fabric)
(Femininity, Masculinity, Non-Gendered)
(Personal Style/ Values/ Group Identity/ Sense of Self)
(Form, Sexuality, Epidermal Self-Awareness, Feminist Issues of Body Ideals,Medicalization of Body, Fetishism)
(Scared/ Religion/ Mythology/ Performance/ Costume)
(Social Conduct, Antipathy Toward Fashion, Pop Culture/ Media/ SocialMedia)
(Production Method/ New Technology/ Environment/ Nature/ Urban System/Globalization)
(Managing Bodies/ Garment Use/ System/ Everyday/ Utopia/ Protection/ Armor)