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The Resource The body project : an intimate history of American girls, Joan Jacobs Brumberg

The body project : an intimate history of American girls, Joan Jacobs Brumberg

Label
The body project : an intimate history of American girls
Title
The body project
Title remainder
an intimate history of American girls
Statement of responsibility
Joan Jacobs Brumberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explains how growing up female has changed over the past century and argues that American girls have come to define themselves more and more through their bodies
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208909
Cataloging source
DLC
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Brumberg, Joan Jacobs
Dewey number
305.235
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Teenage girls
  • Young women
  • Body, Human
Target audience
adult
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an intimate history of American girls
Label
The body project : an intimate history of American girls, Joan Jacobs Brumberg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Random House, 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-250) and index
Contents
Body as evidence -- Body's new timetable: how the life course of American girls has changed -- Sanitizing puberty: American way to menstruate -- Perfect skin -- Body projects -- Disappearance of virginity: sexual expression and sexual danger -- Girl advocacy again
Control code
ocm39223523
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
xxxiii, 267 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780679735298
Lccn
98008098
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADI-4022
Label
The body project : an intimate history of American girls, Joan Jacobs Brumberg
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Random House, 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-250) and index
Contents
Body as evidence -- Body's new timetable: how the life course of American girls has changed -- Sanitizing puberty: American way to menstruate -- Perfect skin -- Body projects -- Disappearance of virginity: sexual expression and sexual danger -- Girl advocacy again
Control code
ocm39223523
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
xxxiii, 267 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780679735298
Lccn
98008098
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADI-4022

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