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One-dimensional woman

Author: Nina Power
Publisher: Winchester, UK ; Washington, USA : 0 [Zero] Books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Where have all the interesting women gone? If the contemporary portrayal of womankind were to be believed, contemporary female achievement would culminate in the ownership of expensive handbags, a vibrator, a job, a flat and a man. Of course, no one has to believe the TV shows, the magazines and adverts, and many don't. But how has it come to this? Did the desires of twentieth-century women's liberation achieve  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nina Power
ISBN: 9781846942419 1846942411
OCLC Number: 318421523
Description: 74 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Equality? --
Sarah Palin, or how not to be a feminist --
Hawkish and mawkish --
The feminisation of labour --
You're like an advert for yourself --
Consumer feminism --
Feminism: two sides of the same con --
Consumer culture: girls on film --
Pornography as a privileged mode of work --
The money shot: pornography and capitalism --
Socialism must not exclude human sensual pleasure from its program! --
From sexoliftism to deflationary acceptance --
Responsibility: Nina Power.
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Deals with the apparent abdication of those systematic political thought on the part of positive, up-beat feminists. This title suggests alternative ways of thinking about transformations in work,  Read more...


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