Why does the author mention the police officer’s uniform?
To illustrate the aesthetic function of costume
To identify the wearer with a hero
To suggest that police are superhuman
To show how costume signifies authority
Correct Answer: EASY
For example: In more recent times, professional or administrative costume has been devised to distinguish the wearer and express personal or delegated authority; this purpose is clearly seen in the judge’s robes and the police officer’s uniform.
Answer D is correct.