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Author Pipher, Mary Bray.

Title Reviving Ophelia : saving the selves of adolescent girls / Mary Pipher.

Publication Info. New York : Ballantine Books, 1995.


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Edition First Ballantine Books edition.
Description 304 pages ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page [295]) and index.
Summary In this eye-opening and knowing look at the complex world of teenage girls, psychologist Pipher writes of the dangerous and devastating realities that face young girls today--dysfunctional families, incest. abuse, introduction to sex too soon, eating disorders--and tells how to confront and understand them.
Contents Saplings in the storm -- Theoretical issues--for your own good -- Developmental issues-- "I'm not waving, I'm drowning" -- Families--the root systems -- Mothers -- Fathers -- Divorce -- Within the hurricane--depression -- Worshiping the Gods of thinness -- Drugs and alcohol--if Ophelia were alive today -- Sex and violence -- Then and now -- What I've learned from listening -- Let a thousand flowers bloom -- A fence at the top of the hill.
Audience 900 Lexile.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR UG 6.7 19.0 19794.
Reading Counts RC High School 7.5 22 Quiz: 09711 Guided reading level: NR.
Subject Teenage girls -- Psychology -- Case studies.
Teenage girls -- Family relationships -- Case studies.
Self-esteem in adolescence -- Case studies.
Adolescent Psychology -- Case Reports.
Women -- psychology -- Case Reports.
Self Concept.
Adolescentes -- Relaciones familiares -- Estudio con casos.
Adolescencia, PsicologĂ­a de la.
Dignidad -- Estudio con casos.
ISBN 0345392825 paperback
9780345392824 paperback

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