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The beauty myth : how images of beauty are used against women

Wolf, Naomi.

New York : Anchor Books, 1992.

348 p. ; 21 cm.

Brilliantly persuasive, this is an exploration of the phenomenon of the violent backlash against feminism that uses images of female beauty as a political weapon against women's advancement."A smart, angry, insightful book, and a clarion call to freedom". -- Gloria Steinem


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1 copy available at Paideia School


0385423977 (pbk.) : $11.00

LC Call No:

HQ1219 .W65 1992

Dewey Class No:

305.42 20


Wolf, Naomi.


The beauty myth : how images of beauty are used against women / Naomi Wolf.


1st Anchor Books ed.


New York : Anchor Books, 1992.


348 p. ; 21 cm.


Feminine beauty (Aesthetics)




Sex role.

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