Investigates the increasingly complex relationships, struggles, obsessions, and idols of American tween and teen girls. From pre-school to high school and beyond, this work tackles many hot-button issues, including the barrage of advertising geared toward very young girls emphasizing sexuality and extreme thinness.the twentieth century, when ballet became a popular subject for books, films, and dolls and ballerinas came to be seen as role models for ... focused on this important area, taking up such questions as whether girls aresista the dominant images in romance texts, for example, ... As Katynka MartAsnez, the author of the essay aGirls, Digital Culture, and New Mediaa points out, the gendered digital divide and theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Girl Culture: Studying girl culture : a readers' guide|
|Author||:||Claudia Mitchell, Jacqueline Reid-Walsh|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2008|