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Redefining girly

Melissa Atkins Wardy

Redefining girly

how parents can fight the stereotyping and sexualizing of girlhood, from birth to tween

by Melissa Atkins Wardy

  • 90 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology),
  • Girls,
  • Psychology,
  • Sex role in children,
  • Child rearing

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-230) and index.

    StatementMelissa Atkins Wardy ; foreword by Jennifer Siebel Newsom
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ777 .W374 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 239 pages
    Number of Pages239
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26919606M
    ISBN 101613745524
    ISBN 109781613745526
    LC Control Number2013029063
    OCLC/WorldCa840465082


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