The Beauty Myth Vintage Feminism Short Edition

Author : Naomi Wolf
ISBN : 9781473521964
File Size : 77.75 MB
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In a society embroiled in a cult of female beauty and youthfulness, pressure on women to conform physically is constant and all-pervading. In this shortened edition you will find the essence of Wolf’s groundbreaking book.
Genre: Philosophy

The Beauty Myth

Author : Naomi Wolf
ISBN : 9781448190072
File Size : 21.14 MB
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In this groundbreaking work of feminism, Naomi Wolf argues that our all-pervading emphasis on the importance of female beauty entraps women in the ceaseless pursuit of a physical ideal and colours perceptions of women at home, at work, in ...
Genre: Social Science

The Beauty Myth

Author : Naomi Wolf
ISBN : 006196994X
File Size : 73.21 MB
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It's the beauty myth, an obsession with physical perfection that traps the modern woman in an endless spiral of hope, self-consciousness, and self-hatred as she tries to fulfill society's impossible definition of "the flawless beauty.
Genre: Social Science

Sexual Personae

Author : Camille Paglia
ISBN : 9780300043969
File Size : 56.39 MB
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Genre: History

Survival Of The Prettiest

Author : Nancy Etcoff
ISBN : 9780307779113
File Size : 70.87 MB
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In Survival of the Prettiest, Nancy Etcoff, a faculty member at Harvard Medical School and a practicing psychologist at Massachusetts General Hospital, argues that beauty is neither a cultural construction, an invention of the fashion ...
Genre: Social Science

Promiscuities

Author : Naomi Wolf
ISBN : 9781446476239
File Size : 57.43 MB
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By following a group of four contemporary girls - including her younger self - as they come of age in the seventies, Wolf shows how our culture tries to shape and confine women's desire.
Genre: Family & Relationships

Beauty And Misogyny

Author : Sheila Jeffreys
ISBN : 9781317675440
File Size : 52.37 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.
Genre: Psychology

Vagina

Author : Naomi Wolf
ISBN : 9781405517713
File Size : 48.92 MB
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Provocative and engaging, positive and inspiring, this book brings to light female impulses, history and dreams - and, in exploring what women really need - it goes to the very core of what it means to be female.
Genre: Social Science

Fire With Fire

Author : Naomi Wolf
ISBN : 9781448180998
File Size : 75.30 MB
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The book represents a call to women to throw off centuries of conditioning about the relationship between power and femininity.
Genre: Social Science

Body Work

Author : Debra Gimlin
ISBN : 0520926862
File Size : 52.37 MB
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With this book, Debra Gimlin adds her voice to those of scholars who are now looking beyond the surface of the beauty myth to the complex reality of women's lives.
Genre: Social Science

Face Value

Author : Autumn Whitefield-Madrano
ISBN : 9781476754048
File Size : 24.26 MB
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"Whitefield-Madrano ... examines the relationship between appearance and science, social media, sex, friendship, language, and advertising to show how beauty actually affects us day to day.
Genre: Psychology

The End Of America

Author : Naomi Wolf
ISBN : 9781603580113
File Size : 81.18 MB
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The book cuts across political parties and ideologies and speaks directly to those among us who are concerned about the ever-tightening noose being placed around our liberties.
Genre: Political Science