The Resource 90s bitch : media, culture, and the failed promise of gender equality, Allison Yarrow, (electronic resource)

90s bitch : media, culture, and the failed promise of gender equality, Allison Yarrow, (electronic resource)

Label
90s bitch : media, culture, and the failed promise of gender equality
Title
90s bitch
Title remainder
media, culture, and the failed promise of gender equality
Statement of responsibility
Allison Yarrow
Title variation
1990s bitch
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
To understand how we got here, we have rewind the VHS tape. 90s Bitch tells the real story of women and girls in the 1990s, exploring how they were maligned by the media, vilified by popular culture, and objectified in the marketplace. Trailblazing women like Hillary Clinton, Anita Hill, Marcia Clark, and Roseanne Barr were undermined. Newsmakers like Monica Lewinsky, Tonya Harding, and Lorena Bobbitt were shamed and misunderstood. The advent of the 24-hour news cycle reinforced society's deeply entrenched sexism. Meanwhile, marketers hijacked feminism and poisoned girlhood for a generation of young women. Today, there are echoes of 90s "bitchification" nearly everywhere we look. To understand why, we must revisit and interrogate the 1990s--a decade in which female empowerment was twisted into objectification, exploitation, and subjugation. Yarrow's thoughtful, juicy, and timely examination is a must-read for anyone trying to understand 21st century sexism and end it for the next generation
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technical information on music
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TEFOD
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Yarrow, Allison
Dewey number
305.420973/09045
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LC call number
HQ1421
LC item number
.Y37 2018ab
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other
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PerformerNote
Read by Allison Yarrow
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women in popular culture
  • Women in mass media
  • Feminism
  • Anti-feminism
  • Women
  • Nineteen nineties
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Gender Studies
  • HISTORY / Modern / 20th Century
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adult
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90s bitch : media, culture, and the failed promise of gender equality, Allison Yarrow, (electronic resource)
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spoken word
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spw
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rdacontent
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 sound file (11 hr., 38 min., 54 sec.))
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online
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9780062791351
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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cbe3b019-7107-42c4-8843-b2231701bc98
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sound
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(OCoLC)1041938949
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90s bitch : media, culture, and the failed promise of gender equality, Allison Yarrow, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
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unknown
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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unknown
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spoken word
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spw
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rdacontent
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (11 hr., 38 min., 54 sec.))
File format
unknown
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online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062791351
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
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rdamedia
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c
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digital.
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cbe3b019-7107-42c4-8843-b2231701bc98
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not applicable
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unknown
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
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(OCoLC)1041938949
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not applicable
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