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Author Dee, Catherine.

Title The girls' guide to life : how to take charge of the issues that affect you / by Catherine Dee ; with illustrations by Cynthia Jabar and photographs by Carol Palmer.

Publication Info. New York : Little, Brown, [2005]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Polo CUSD 222 - Aplington MS Stacks - PO3Y-14  O 305.23 Dee    AVAILABLE
Edition Second edition.
Description xiii, 144 pages ; 27cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page) and index.
Contents Looking out for #1 : discover what self-esteem can do for you -- Go figure : the skinny on beauty -- You go, girl! : how to live a girl-powered life -- Good housekeeping : ways to make things equal at home -- Take that! : simple strategies for staying safe at home, at school, and on the street -- Class acts : sexism at school? Here's what you can do -- Math myths and science fiction : why math + science equals a bright future -- Leave me alone! : understanding and handling sexual harassment -- Know the score : how sports make you an all-around winner -- Media darling : detecting sexism in TV shows, movies, songs, and more -- The old boys' club : making the laws of the land fair to females -- Spread the word : goodbye waitress and workman, hello gender-neutral language -- Selling us short : taking action against anti-girl ads -- Creative differences : discrimination in the art world and what activists are doing about it -- Working woman : why it pays to "bring home the bacon."
Subject Girls -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Teenage girls -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Sex role -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Sexism -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Women's rights -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Feminism -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Jabar, Cynthia, illustrator.
Palmer, Carol, illustrator.
ISBN 0316736287

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