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Review: The Beauty Myth

User Review  - Amanda EVHS Luong - Goodreads

This book really opened my eyes to the feminist idea of the beauty myth. It's about how women feel pressured to conform to society's unrealistic standards of beauty and how they feel insecure because ... Read full review

Review: The Beauty Myth

User Review  - Claire - Goodreads

A great book for learning about one of the cruelest avenues of advertising and institutional oppression of women - the beauty myth. The book is, of course, dated (90s) but is an excellent starting ... Read full review

Review: The Beauty Myth

User Review  - Ayesha - Goodreads

This book is very important and deserves to be read by everyone. The writer has laid down her point passionately and it is not hard to see that the kind of society she is taking about will make every ... Read full review

Review: The Beauty Myth

User Review  - L'aura - Goodreads

Since I started this book I've been thinking about an exchange from The Borgias: the two femmes-fatales-in-chief, Giulia and Lucrezia, discuss beauty as weapon that "can be deadly" and that must be ... Read full review

Review: The Beauty Myth

User Review  - Yasmin Wahid - Goodreads

Such brilliant thinking. I highly recommend this to every member of our sexist society, in hopes that it will become a little less so. Read full review

Review: The Beauty Myth

User Review  - Goodreads

Such brilliant thinking. I highly recommend this to every member of our sexist society, in hopes that it will become a little less so. Read full review

Review: The Beauty Myth

User Review  - Hans de Zwart - Goodreads

Some hardcore third wave feminism from the early nineties. Wolf does a full frontal attack on the fashion, beauty, dieting and cosmetic surgery industries. Although I didn't agree with all her ... Read full review

Review: The Beauty Myth

User Review  - Olivia (abookolive) - Goodreads

Life changing book. Review to come. Read full review

Review: The Beauty Myth

User Review  - Olivia (abookolive) - Goodreads

Life changing book. Review to come. Read full review

Review: The Beauty Myth

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Life changing book. Review to come. Read full review


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