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Adios, Barbie: Young Women Write about Body Image and Identity

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Table of Contents

My brown face / Mira Jacob — Klaus Barbie, and other dolls I'd like to see / Susan Jane Gilman — The butt: its politics, its profanity, its power / Erin J. Aubry — The skinny on small / Diane Sepanski — Becoming La mujer / Marisa Navarro — Destination 120 / Debbie Feit — Memoirs of a (sorta) ex-shaver / Carolyn Mackler — My Jewish nose / Lisa Jervis — To Apu, with love / Bhargavi C. Mandava — Fishnets, feather boas and fat / Nomy Lamm — The chosen people / Tali Edut — Food for our souls / Dyann Logwood — Strip! / Diana Courvant — Lucy, I'm home / Jill Corral — The art of the ponytail / Akkida McDowell — Beauty secrets / Lee Damsky — Mirror, mirror on the wall / Leoneda Inge-Barry — Intimate enemies / Jennifer Berger — Appraising God's property / Keesa Schreane — Dancing toward redemption / Meredith McGhan — Conquering the fear of a fat body: the journey toward myself / Regina D. Williams — Breaking the model / Graciela (Chely) Rodriguez — Body image: third wave feminism's issue? / Amelia (Amy) Richards — All-American girls: jock chic, body image and sports / Leslie Heywood — Marked for life: tattoos and the redefinition of self / Silja J. A. Talvi — At home in my body: an Asian-American athlete searches for self / Allison Torres — Not of reality / Sada Mecca

Product Details

ISBN:
9781580050166
Subtitle:
(young women write about body image and identity )
Editor:
Edut, Ophira
Foreword:
Walker, Rebecca
Publisher:
Seal Press
Location:
Seattle, Wash. :
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
Self-Esteem
Subject:
Beauty & Grooming - General
Subject:
Mental health
Subject:
Beauty, Personal
Subject:
Identity
Subject:
Body image
Subject:
Self-esteem in women
Subject:
Identity (psychology)
Subject:
Feminine beauty
Series:
Live Girls
Series Volume:
106-421.
Publication Date:
c2000
Binding:
Trade Paper
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xxiii, 251 p.
Dimensions:
8.49x5.53x.63 in. .81 lbs.

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