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Author Hains, Rebecca C., 1976-
Title Growing up with girl power : girlhood on screen and in everyday life / Rebecca C. Hains.
Published New York : Peter Lang, c2012.
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 Floor4  P94.5.G572 H35 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xiv, 315 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Mediated youth ; v. 15
Mediated youth ; v. 15.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The girl crisis and the riot grrrls -- Girl power goes pop : the Spice Girls and marketed empowerment -- Did the Spice Girls kill feminism? Young feminists speak -- Girl power on screen : the rise of the girl hero -- Methodology : researching girl power with girls -- Girls rule! Sexism, strength, and empowerment -- Girl heroes and identity : the limited typology of girl power -- Girl heroes and beauty : the visual limits of girl power -- Beyond girl heroes : girl power, racism, and power relations.
Subject Mass media and girls -- United States.
Girls in mass media.
Girls -- United States -- Social conditions.
ISBN 9781433111389 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1433111381 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781433111396 (hardcover : alk. paper)
143311139X (hardcover : alk. paper)
Standard # 7299899
OCLC number 741937722