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The Resource The good, the bad, and the Barbie : a doll's history and her impact on us, by Tanya Lee Stone

The good, the bad, and the Barbie : a doll's history and her impact on us, by Tanya Lee Stone

Label
The good, the bad, and the Barbie : a doll's history and her impact on us
Title
The good, the bad, and the Barbie
Title remainder
a doll's history and her impact on us
Statement of responsibility
by Tanya Lee Stone
Title variation
good, the bad, and the Barbie
Title variation remainder
a dolls history and her impact on us
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Readers learn about Mattel Toys and the background behind Barbie's concept and development, how it was a solution for girls who wanted to imagine adult roles rather than just play mother, and details about inventor Ruth Handler
Summary
"Readers learn about Mattel Toys and the background behind Barbie's concept and development, how it was a solution for girls who wanted to imagine adult roles rather than just play mother, and details about inventor Ruth Handler."--Amazon.com
Illustration
Award
  • Golden Kite Award for Nonfiction, 2010.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2010.
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380181
Cataloging source
DLC
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Stone, Tanya Lee
Dewey number
688.7/221
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
012-up
LC call number
NK4894.3.B37
LC item number
S76 2010
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1120
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Barbie dolls
  • Barbie dolls
  • Barbie dolls
Target audience
pre adolescent
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a doll's history and her impact on us
Label
The good, the bad, and the Barbie : a doll's history and her impact on us, by Tanya Lee Stone
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Unauthorized"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [119]-123) and index
Contents
Barbie fix -- Happy birthday, Barbie! -- the moment of Ruth -- The making of Mattel -- A star is born -- It's all bout the clothes -- Plastic makes perfect? -- It's not black and white -- Banning, bashing, and in the buff -- Barbie as art -- A real doll
Control code
2010007507
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
130 p.
Isbn
9780670011872
Lccn
2010007507
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
The good, the bad, and the Barbie : a doll's history and her impact on us, by Tanya Lee Stone
Publication
Note
"Unauthorized"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [119]-123) and index
Contents
Barbie fix -- Happy birthday, Barbie! -- the moment of Ruth -- The making of Mattel -- A star is born -- It's all bout the clothes -- Plastic makes perfect? -- It's not black and white -- Banning, bashing, and in the buff -- Barbie as art -- A real doll
Control code
2010007507
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
130 p.
Isbn
9780670011872
Lccn
2010007507
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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