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Facing the Mirror : Older Women and Beauty Shop Culture

By: Furman, Frida.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2013Edition: 1.Description: 1 online resource (225 p.).ISBN: 9780203825310.Subject(s): Aged women | Aging --United States --Psychological aspects --Case studies | Beauty culture | Beauty shops --Social aspects --United States --Case studies | Beauty, Personal --Psychological aspects --Case studies | Jewish women | Jewish women --Social networks --United States --Case studies | Older women --Social networks --United States --Case studies | Older women --United States --Psychology --Case studies | Psychology | Self-esteem in old age | Self-esteem in women | Social aspectsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Facing the Mirror : Older Women and Beauty Shop CultureDDC classification: 305.26 | 305.26082 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Front Cover; Facing the Mirror; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Women''s Territory: Community and the Ethic ofCare at Julie''s International Salon; 2. The Witch in the Mirror:Feminine Beauty and Its Imperatives; 3."What''s My Alternative?": Aging and Its Challenges; 4. "The Cheese Stands Alone": Women in Relation to Work, Caring, and theFamily; 5. Energetic Anger:An Invitation to Resistance; Notes; Works Cited; Index
Summary: First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Front Cover; Facing the Mirror; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Women''s Territory: Community and the Ethic ofCare at Julie''s International Salon; 2. The Witch in the Mirror:Feminine Beauty and Its Imperatives; 3."What''s My Alternative?": Aging and Its Challenges; 4. "The Cheese Stands Alone": Women in Relation to Work, Caring, and theFamily; 5. Energetic Anger:An Invitation to Resistance; Notes; Works Cited; Index

First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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Frida Kerner Furmanis Associate Professor of Religious Studies at DePaul University and is author of BeyondYiddishkeit: The Struggle for Jewish Identity in a ReformSynagogue.

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