Susan J. Douglas, Ph.D., is a professor of communication studies at the University of Michigan -- Ann Arbor. The author of Where the Girls Are: Growing Up Female with the Mass Media, she lives with her husband and daughter in Ann Arbor.
Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
Publisher: Three Rivers Press On Sale: March 28, 1995 Price: $16.00
Where the Girls Are is a tour through the confusing and contradictory images of women in American pop culture. Douglas looks back at the television programs, popular music, advertising, and nightly news reports of the past four decades to reveal the decidedly mixed messages conveyed to girls and women coming of...
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