Bitches, bimbos, and ballbreakers: the Guerrilla Girls' illustrated guide to female stereotypes

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Penguin Books, Aug 26, 2003 - Psychology - 95 pages
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A witty, outrageous look at the diverse female stereotypes through the ages explores the origins, history, and significance of such stereotypes as Old Maid, Trophy Wife, and Prostitute with a Heart of Gold for women of all ages, discussing sexual slurs, the evolution of butches and femmes, and the lives of real and fictional women who have become stereotypes. Original.

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User Review  - ironicqueery - LibraryThing

This is an excellent and easy to read primer for anyone wanting to look into the stereotyping of women. A variety of categories women are lumped into are examined, illustrated, and explained in all ... Read full review

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User Review  - HeatherLee - LibraryThing

I wish that this book was longer. I was disappointed by it. 'Bitches, Bimbos, and Ballbreakers' offered no insights, just tired old rehash of things we've all heard before. I will say though, that it's colorful and funny. Read full review

Contents

WHATS IN A NAME?
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Chapter ffl SEX OBJECTS 39
REAL AND FICTIONAL WOMEN 55
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