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Airbrushed nation : the lure and loathing of women's magazines

Author: Jennifer Nelson
Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Seal Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Summary:
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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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Nelson
ISBN: 9781580054133 1580054137
OCLC Number: 784708338
Description: xiii, 267 pages ; 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.
Responsibility: by Jennifer Nelson.

Abstract:

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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