A Probe to the Evolution of Undergarments and Its Cause
Underwear is known as the “second skin” of human body. In the historical evolution of garment, its culture develops along with the improvement of human civilization, the transformation of social environment, evolution of culture, and the subsequent moral standards. This paper gives an analysis of underwears of ancient Greece, ancient Rome, the Renaissance and Caesaristic times, and illustrates basic causes of underwear development.
Xiaoming Qian and Huawu Liu
S. C. Chen "A Probe to the Evolution of Undergarments and Its Cause", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 332-334, pp. 530-533, 2011