Women's magazines, 1940-1960 : gender roles and the popular press / edited with an introduction by Nancy A. Walker.
Contributor(s): Walker, Nancy A.Material type: BookSeries: Bedford series in history and culture: Publisher: Boston : Bedford/St. Martin's, ©1998Description: xii, 274 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0312163827; 9780312163822; 0312102011; 9780312102012.Subject(s): 1900-1999 | Women -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources | Sex role -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources | Women's periodicals, American | Sex role | Women | Women's periodicals, American | Vrouwenbladen | Sekserol | Vrouwen | United StatesGenre/Form: History. | Sources.DDC classification: 051 Other classification: 71.33
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-266) and index.
Introduction : women's magazines and women's roles. The role of the women's magazine ; Women and society -- The documents. World War II ; Women and the workplace ; Marriage and motherhood ; Homemaking ; Fashion and beauty ; Critiques of the women's magazines, 1946-1960.
Contains selections from mass-circulation magazines for women published between 1940 and 1960, which provides a resource for understanding the ways in which the popular press perceived and attempted to influence the goals, values, and behavior of women.
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