The Resource Sexism in America : alive, well, and ruining our future, Barbara J. Berg, (electronic resource)

Sexism in America : alive, well, and ruining our future, Barbara J. Berg, (electronic resource)

Label
Sexism in America : alive, well, and ruining our future
Title
Sexism in America
Title remainder
alive, well, and ruining our future
Statement of responsibility
Barbara J. Berg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Debunking the many myths about how far women have come and the pervasive belief that American society is postfeminist, this account traces women's status and the assault on their rights from the 1950s?when Newsweek declared, ""for the American girl, books and babies don't mix""?to the present, exploring the deception behind women's progress and contextualizing the current situation. The legacy of the women's movement is being short-circuited in every aspect of life, as evidenced by statistics such as the growing wage gap between men and women t
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Berg, Barbara J
Dewey number
305.420973
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HQ1237.5.U6
LC item number
B47 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sexism
  • Sex discrimination against women
  • Sex role
  • Women
  • Men
Label
Sexism in America : alive, well, and ruining our future, Barbara J. Berg, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Front Cover; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction Inequality-The New Normal; 1 The Awakening of American Women; 2 Feminism Takes Flight; 3 Gender Roles Under Fire; 4 Do Not Bend, Fold, Spindle, or Mutilate; 5 Reagan and the Great Reality Check; 6 Welfare Queens, Herculean Women, and Sex-Starved Stalkers; 7 The Mixed Bag of Bill Clinton; 8 Bushwinked to Bushwhacked; 9 9/11 and Women; 10 9/11 and Men; 11 Military Madness; 12 Starve the Beast, Sink the Nation; 13 Bodily Harm; 14 Birth-Control Activitists, Please Phone Home; 15 Trouble@edu
  • 16 The Campaign Against Working Women17 Mothers Matter(s); 18 Unpopular Culture; 19 Missing at the Multiplex; 20 The Disappearing Girl; 21 Toxic Males and Tarty Females; 22 Desperately Seeking Self; 23 More Than a Few Good Women; Conclusion: The Change We Need; Resources; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (433 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781569763308
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000794535
  • (EBL)457225
  • (OCoLC)454134184
  • (SSID)ssj0000244723
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12048625
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000244723
  • (PQKBWorkID)10170538
  • (PQKB)10861827
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC457225
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000794535
Label
Sexism in America : alive, well, and ruining our future, Barbara J. Berg, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Front Cover; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction Inequality-The New Normal; 1 The Awakening of American Women; 2 Feminism Takes Flight; 3 Gender Roles Under Fire; 4 Do Not Bend, Fold, Spindle, or Mutilate; 5 Reagan and the Great Reality Check; 6 Welfare Queens, Herculean Women, and Sex-Starved Stalkers; 7 The Mixed Bag of Bill Clinton; 8 Bushwinked to Bushwhacked; 9 9/11 and Women; 10 9/11 and Men; 11 Military Madness; 12 Starve the Beast, Sink the Nation; 13 Bodily Harm; 14 Birth-Control Activitists, Please Phone Home; 15 Trouble@edu
  • 16 The Campaign Against Working Women17 Mothers Matter(s); 18 Unpopular Culture; 19 Missing at the Multiplex; 20 The Disappearing Girl; 21 Toxic Males and Tarty Females; 22 Desperately Seeking Self; 23 More Than a Few Good Women; Conclusion: The Change We Need; Resources; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (433 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781569763308
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000794535
  • (EBL)457225
  • (OCoLC)454134184
  • (SSID)ssj0000244723
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12048625
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000244723
  • (PQKBWorkID)10170538
  • (PQKB)10861827
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC457225
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000794535

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