Reviving Ophelia

Author: Mary Ph D Pipher
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446407012
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Here, for the first time, are thr girls unmuted voices. By laying bare their harsh day-to-day reality, Reviving Ophelia offers parents compassion, strength and strategies with which to revive these Ophelias' lost sense of self.

Reviving Ophelia

Author: Dramatic Publishing Company
Publisher: Dramatic Publishing
ISBN: 9781583423646
Size: 45.65 MB
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Reviving Ophelia

Author: Mary Bray Pipher
Publisher: Riverhead Trade (Paperbacks)
ISBN: 9781594481888
Size: 80.92 MB
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Describes the psychological pitfalls faced by teenage girls growing up in a dangerous world in which violence, sexual harassment, eating disorders, promiscuity, and drug use have become the norm.

Reviving Ophelia

Author: Cherie Bennett
ISBN: 9781583423905
Size: 69.31 MB
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"Based on Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls, one of the seminal nonfiction books of our time, this is the gripping story of four teenage girls battling the corrosive influences of popular culture and each searching for ...

Millennium Girls

Author: Sherrie A. Inness
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780847691371
Size: 65.28 MB
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In a 1996 New York Times article entitled "The Movies Discover the Teen-Age
Girl," Peggy Orenstein not only observes and heralds a new filmic trend but also
cites a broader range of cultural phenomena concerned with girlhood: the
popularity of Alanis Morissette, Mary Pipher's best-selling Reviving Ophelia:
Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls, the short-lived television series My So-
Called Life, and the continued influence of philosopher Carol Gilligan's work on
young girls' ...

Ophelia Speaks

Author: Sara Shandler
ISBN: 9781435276888
Size: 75.15 MB
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A collection of the writings of teenage girls from all backgrounds and all parts of the country provides an inside view of their feelings on body image, politics, boys, parents, and much more, showing adolescent girls that they are not ...

Writing To Change The World

Author: Mary Pipher, PhD
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440679460
Size: 42.63 MB
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Writers can change the way we think and transform our definitions of right and wrong. Writing to Change the World is a beautiful paean to the transformative power of words.

The Edinburgh Companion To Shakespeare And The Arts

Author: Mark Thornton Burnett
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
ISBN: 0748649344
Size: 62.12 MB
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Perhaps one of the most interesting literary developments concerning
Shakespeare and teenagers is what ]ennifer Hulbert calls “the Ophilia»ization of
the contemporary teenage girl” in which pop psychology has constructed Ophelia
as “the representative of the silent sufferings of adolescent girls” (Hulbert, York
and Wetmore, 2006, 199, 202). In 1994, Mary Pipher's Reviving Ophelia,
subtitled Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls, used Shakespeare's character as
a model for ...

How To Talk To Your Child About Sex

Author: Linda Eyre
Publisher: Golden Books Adult Publishing
ISBN: 1429973668
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(See the “Ophelia” discussion below.) Sometimes girls get so worried about
being fat that they get anorexia, where they don't eat enough and become really
skinny and unhealthy, or bulimia, where they make themselves throw up after
they eat. Anorexia and bulimia are very serious ... Avoiding. the. Ophelia.
Syndrome. The best-selling book Reviving Ophelia by Mary Pipher has been a
wake-up call for hundreds of thousands of parents of young girls all over America
and perhaps the ...