Where The Girls Are

Author: Susan Jeanne Douglas
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
ISBN: 0812925300
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A scholar and media critic takes a provocative look at the portrayal of women in American popular culture from the 1950s to the present day and assesses the impact of such images on women's real lives

Where The Girls Are

Author: Susan Jeanne Douglas
Publisher: Crown
ISBN:
Size: 16.33 MB
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A scholar and media critic takes a provocative look at the portrayal of women in American popular culture from the 1950s to the present day and assesses the impact of such images on women's real lives. 20,000 first printing. Tour.

The Rise Of Enlightened Sexism

Author: Susan J. Douglas
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9781429995252
Size: 31.20 MB
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In The Rise Of Enlightened Sexism, Susan J. Douglas, one of America's most entertaining and insightful cultural critics, takes readers on a spirited journey through the television programs, popular songs, movies, and news coverage of recent ...

Feminist Media Studies

Author: Liesbet van Zoonen
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 9781446240007
Size: 35.72 MB
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The text initially outlines some major themes in feminist media studies and the ways in which they offer specific models for understanding the media.

The Mommy Myth

Author: Susan Douglas
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780743260466
Size: 31.97 MB
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Challenges idealized concepts about motherhood that the author believes compromise women's rights and empowerment without benefiting children, citing such factors as unrealistic parenting standards, media scare tactics, Reprint. 500,000 ...

Prime Time Feminism

Author: Bonnie J. Dow
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 9780812215540
Size: 68.36 MB
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"The author offers surprising connections and comparisons in the book . . . and she provides a solid overview of the women's movement in America to the present.

The Girl On The Magazine Cover

Author: Carolyn Kitch
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 9780807898956
Size: 40.25 MB
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From the Gibson Girl to the flapper, from the vamp to the New Woman, Carolyn Kitch traces mass media images of women to their historical roots on magazine covers, unveiling the origins of gender stereotypes in early-twentieth-century ...

The Rise Of Enlightened Sexism

Author: Susan J. Douglas
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN: 9780312673925
Size: 46.24 MB
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In The Rise Of Enlightened Sexism, Susan J. Douglas, one of America's most entertaining and insightful cultural critics, takes readers on a spirited journey through the television programs, popular songs, movies, and news coverage of recent ...

Making Peace With The 60s

Author: David Burner
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691059532
Size: 60.20 MB
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Provocative argument about how liberalism self-destructed in the 1960s. Making Peace with the 60s will fascinate baby-boomers and their elders, who either joined, denounced, or tried to ignore the counterculture.

Young White And Miserable

Author: Wini Breines
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226072616
Size: 43.37 MB
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Concluding with a look at the life and suicide of social scientist Anne Parsons, this book is a poignant and important look into conditions that led to the women's movement.