Beauty Secrets: Women and the Politics of Appearance

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South End Press, 1986 - 214 páginas
"Beauty Secrets" explores the links between appearance, gender and sexuality; it empowers women to share the secrets of their relationship to imposed standards of beauty showing how women are constantly required to 'pass' by wrapping their 'unacceptable' and 'undisguised' selves in layers of conformity to acceptable beauty standards. -- back cover.

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Definitely of its time. What is most depressing is how, 30 years on, so many of the issues Chapkis raises still exist. Leer comentario completo

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Definitely of its time. What is most depressing is how, 30 years on, so many of the issues Chapkis raises still exist. Leer comentario completo

Contenido

Secrets
1
Dress As Success
79
Ugly As
119
Toward a More Colorful Revolution
171

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