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  • Nelson, Jennifer, 1965-
     
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  • Women's periodicals, American.
     
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  • Women -- Press coverage -- United States.
     
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  • Women's periodicals, American -- Illustrations -- Themes, motives.
     
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  • Women in mass media.
     
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  • Body image in women -- Social aspects -- United States.
     
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    Airbrushed nation : the lure & loathing of women's magazines / Jennifer Nelson.
    by Nelson, Jennifer, 1965-
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    Berkeley, Calif. : Seal Press, c2012.
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  • Women's periodicals, American.
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  • Women -- Press coverage -- United States.
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  • Women's periodicals, American -- Illustrations -- Themes, motives.
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  • Women in mass media.
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  • Body image in women -- Social aspects -- United States.
  • ISBN: 
    9781580054133 (pbk.) :
    1580054137 (pbk.)
    Description: 
    xiii, 267 p. ; 21 cm.
    Contents: 
    A chick-slick history -- The pink ghetto -- Truth in advertising -- Fashion forward -- It ain't about inner beauty -- To age or not to age -- The feminine fear factor -- To the left -- The big O -- Celebrity central.
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    Examines the women's magazine business, wonders how it is thriving amid the failing print journalism industry, and asks if the unrealistic body image it portrays is intentional or not.
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    Hawaii State LibraryLanguage, Literature & History051.082 NeChecked InAdd Copy to MyList
    Waipahu Public LibraryAdult Nonfiction051.082 NeChecked InAdd Copy to MyList


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