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90s bitch : media, culture, and the failed promise of gender equality / Allison Yarrow.

Yarrow, Allison, (author.).
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Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 305.4209 YARR (Text) 39391006896458 Nonfiction Checked out 11/28/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062412348
  • ISBN: 0062412345
  • Physical Description: xviii, 396 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, [2018]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [313]-374) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Pretty on the outside -- Sex in the 90s -- The Goldilocks conundrum -- Women who worked -- Bad mom -- First Bitch -- Female anger -- Manly -- Damaged goods -- Victims and violence -- Catfight -- The girl power myth.
Summary, etc.:
Explores how media and popular culture maligned and objectified women and girls in the 1990s, and how the sexism of the 1990s affected the sexism of the twenty-first century.
Subject: Women in popular culture > United States > History > 20th century.
Women in mass media > History > 20th century.
Feminism > United States > History > 20th century.
Anti-feminism > United States > History > 20th century.
Women > United States > Social conditions.
Nineteen nineties.
HISTORY / Modern / 20th Century.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Gender Studies.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture.

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