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Where the Girls Are

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Where the Girls Are

Growing Up Female with the Mass Media

By Susan J. Douglas

Three Rivers Press (CA), Paperback, 9780812925302, 384pp.

Publication Date: March 28, 1995

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Media critic Douglas deconstructs the ambiguous messages sent to American women via TV programs, popular music, advertising, and nightly news reporting over the last 40 years, and fathoms their influence on her own life and the lives of her contemporaries. Photos.

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