The Ways Women Age

Author: Abigail T. Brooks
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814724108
Size: 65.66 MB
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The women’s stories in this book are personal biographies that explore identity and body image and are reflexively shaped by beauty standards, expectations of femininity, and an increasingly normalized climate of cosmetic anti-aging ...

The Ways Women Age

Author: Abigail T. Brooks
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814724051
Size: 20.87 MB
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The women’s stories in this book are personal biographies that explore identity and body image and are reflexively shaped by beauty standards, expectations of femininity, and an increasingly normalized climate of cosmetic anti-aging ...

The Ways Women Age

Author: Abigail T. Brooks
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814725201
Size: 42.77 MB
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The women’s stories in this book are personal biographies that explore identity and body image and are reflexively shaped by beauty standards, expectations of femininity, and an increasingly normalized climate of cosmetic anti-aging ...

Earning More And Getting Less

Author: Veronica Jaris Tichenor
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813537886
Size: 61.94 MB
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In Earning More and Getting Less, sociologist Veronica Jaris Tichenor shows how, historically, men have derived a great deal of power over financial and household decisions by bringing home all (or most) of the family's income.

Textures Of Struggle

Author: Piya Pangsapa
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 9780801473760
Size: 52.71 MB
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'Textures of Struggle' focuses on the experiences of Thai women who are employed at textile factories and examines how the all-encompassing nature of wage work speaks to issues of worker accomodation and resistance within various factory ...

New Choices New Families

Author: Nancy J. Mezey
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 0801889995
Size: 62.91 MB
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New Choices, New Families provides thoughtful insights into questions about sexual identity, social and cultural expectations, and what and who constitute a family.

Botox Nation

Author: Dana Berkowitz
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479825263
Size: 67.52 MB
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But why is Botox so popular, and why is aging such a terrifying concept? Botox Nation draws from engaging, in-depth interviews with Botox users and providers as well as Dana Berkowitz’s own experiences receiving the injections.

Rebel Girls

Author: Jessica K. Taft
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 9780814783375
Size: 55.37 MB
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Ultimately, Rebel Girls has substantial implications for social movements and youth organizations, arguing that adult social movements could learn a great deal from girl activists and making clear the importance of increased collaboration ...

Beauty And Misogyny

Author: Sheila Jeffreys
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317675444
Size: 34.10 MB
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The new edition of Beauty and Misogyny revisits and updates Sheila Jeffreys' uncompromising critique of Western beauty practice and the industries and ideologies behind it.