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Girlhood A Global History.

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Girlhood, interdisciplinary and global in source, scope, and methodology, examines the centrality of girlhood in shaping women's lives. Scholars study how age and gender, along with a multitude of other identities, work together to influence the historical experience. Spanning a broad time frame from 1750 to the present, essays illuminate the various continuities and differences in girls' lives across culture and region girls on all continents except Antarctica are represented. Case studies and essays are arranged thematically to encourage comparisons between girls' experiences in diverse locales, and to assess how girls were affected by historical developments such as colonialism, political repression, war, modernisation, shifts in labour markets, migrations, and the rise of consumer culture.

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Author(s):
Belgren & Vasconcellos
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
155 mm x 230 mm 642 g
Edition:
2012
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0813547059
ISBN-13:
9780813547053
Number of pages:
422
Publisher:
Rutgers University Press

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Girlhood, interdisciplinary and global in source, scope, and methodology, examines the centrality of girlhood in shaping women's lives. Scholars study how age and gender, along with a multitude of other identities, work together to influence the historical experience. Spanning a broad time frame from 1750 to the present, essays illuminate the various continuities and differences in girls' lives across culture and region girls on all continents except Antarctica are represented. Case studies and essays are arranged thematically to encourage comparisons between girls' experiences in diverse locales, and to assess how girls were affected by historical developments such as colonialism, political repression, war, modernisation, shifts in labour markets, migrations, and the rise of consumer culture.

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Author(s):
Belgren & Vasconcellos
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
155 mm x 230 mm 642 g
Edition:
2012
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0813547059
ISBN-13:
9780813547053
Number of pages:
422
Publisher:
Rutgers University Press

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