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Cinderella ate my daughter : dispatches from the front lines of the new girlie-girl culture / Peggy Orenstein.

Orenstein, Peggy. (Author).
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  • 29 of 30 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Greentown Public Library - Greentown 305.23 ORENSTEIN (Text) 75342000070963 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 11/23/2016
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  • ISBN: 9780061711527
  • ISBN: 0061711527
  • Physical Description: viii, 244 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, c2011.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-230) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Why I hoped for a boy -- What's wrong with Cinderella? -- Pinked! -- What makes girls, girls? -- Sparkle, sweetie! -- Guns and (briar) roses -- Wholesome to whoresome: the other Disney princesses -- It's all about the cape -- Just between you, me, and my 622 BFF's -- Girl power-no, really.
Summary, etc.: The author explores her own conflicting feelings as a mother as she protects her offspring and probes the roots and tendrils of the girlie-girl movement and concludes that parents who think through their values early on and set reasonable limits, encourage dialogue and skepticism, and are canny about the consumer culture can combat the 24/7 "media machine" aimed at girls and hold off the focus on beauty, materialism, and the color pink somewhat.
Subject: Girls > Psychology.
Femininity.
Mothers and daughters.

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