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The rise of enlightened sexism : how pop culture took us from girl power to Girls Gone Wild / Susan J. Douglas.

By: Douglas, Susan J. (Susan Jeanne), 1950-.
Contributor(s): Douglas, Susan J. (Susan Jeanne), 1950-. Enlightened sexism.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 2011, c2010Description: 354 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9780312673925 (pbk.); 0312673922 (pbk.).Subject(s): Women in popular culture -- United States | Mass media and women -- United States | Feminism -- United StatesDDC classification: 302.230820973
Contents:
Fantasies of power -- Get the girls -- Castration anxiety -- Warrior women in thongs -- New girliness -- You go, girl -- Sex "R" us -- Reality bites -- Lean and mean -- Red carpet mania -- Women on top ... sort of -- F-word.
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Originally published: Enlightened sexism. New York : Times Books, 2010.

Fantasies of power -- Get the girls -- Castration anxiety -- Warrior women in thongs -- New girliness -- You go, girl -- Sex "R" us -- Reality bites -- Lean and mean -- Red carpet mania -- Women on top ... sort of -- F-word.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [307]-334) and index.

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Susan J. Douglas is the author of Where the Girls Are, The Mommy Myth, and other works of cultural history and criticism. She is the Catherine Neafie Kellogg Professor of Communication Studies and chair of the department at the University of Michigan. Her work has appeared in The Nation, The Progressive, Ms., The Village Voice, and In These Times. She lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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