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The Resource Ophelia speaks : adolescent girls write about their search for self, Sara Shandler

Ophelia speaks : adolescent girls write about their search for self, Sara Shandler

Label
Ophelia speaks : adolescent girls write about their search for self
Title
Ophelia speaks
Title remainder
adolescent girls write about their search for self
Statement of responsibility
Sara Shandler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of the writings of teenage girls from all backgrounds and all parts of the country provides an inside view of their feelings on body image, politics, boys, and parents
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ798
LC item number
.S45 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Ophelia speaks : adolescent girls write about their search for self, Sara Shandler
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Body under assault. Media-fed images ; Eating disorders ; Self-inflicted wounds ; Intoxication ; Rape and sexual abuse -- Family matters. Mothers ; Fathers ; Sisters and brothers ; Disintegrating foundations ; No safe place ; Pregnancy ; Death in the family -- The best and worst of friends. With the support of friends ; Friendship lost ; When friends die -- Touched by desire. Innocent attractions ; Seduced by sex ; Diverse sexualities ; Manipulated and controlled ; Broken-hearted independence -- Overcoming obstacles and coming into our own. The academic squeeze ; Depression and therapy ; Race, identity, and prejudice ; Questions of faith ; Feminist pride
Control code
40776753
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 285 p.
Isbn
9780060952976
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
99013534
System control number
(OCoLC)40776753
Label
Ophelia speaks : adolescent girls write about their search for self, Sara Shandler
Publication
Contents
Body under assault. Media-fed images ; Eating disorders ; Self-inflicted wounds ; Intoxication ; Rape and sexual abuse -- Family matters. Mothers ; Fathers ; Sisters and brothers ; Disintegrating foundations ; No safe place ; Pregnancy ; Death in the family -- The best and worst of friends. With the support of friends ; Friendship lost ; When friends die -- Touched by desire. Innocent attractions ; Seduced by sex ; Diverse sexualities ; Manipulated and controlled ; Broken-hearted independence -- Overcoming obstacles and coming into our own. The academic squeeze ; Depression and therapy ; Race, identity, and prejudice ; Questions of faith ; Feminist pride
Control code
40776753
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 285 p.
Isbn
9780060952976
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
99013534
System control number
(OCoLC)40776753

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