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The Resource Redefining girly : how parents can fight the stereotyping and sexualizing of girlhood, from birth to tween, Melissa Atkins Wardy ; foreword by Jennifer Siebel Newsom

Redefining girly : how parents can fight the stereotyping and sexualizing of girlhood, from birth to tween, Melissa Atkins Wardy ; foreword by Jennifer Siebel Newsom

Label
Redefining girly : how parents can fight the stereotyping and sexualizing of girlhood, from birth to tween
Title
Redefining girly
Title remainder
how parents can fight the stereotyping and sexualizing of girlhood, from birth to tween
Statement of responsibility
Melissa Atkins Wardy ; foreword by Jennifer Siebel Newsom
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Containing practical, specific parenting advice; strategies for effecting change with educators, store managers, corporations, and more; and tips for challenging and changing the media, this essential guide gives parents the tools they need to fight back against the modern stereotyping and sexualization of young girls. Activist Melissa Wardy shares tangible advice for getting young girls to start thinking critically about sexed-up toys and clothes while also talking to girls about body image issues. She provides tips for creating a home full of diverse, inspiring toys and media free of gender stereotypes, using consumer power to fight companies that make such major missteps, and taking the reins to limit, challenge, and change the harmful media and products bombarding girls. Redefining Girly provides specific parenting strategies, templates, and sample conversations and includes letters from some of the leading experts in education, psychology, child development, and girls' advocacy"--
  • "This essential guide gives parents the tools they need to fight back against the modern stereotyping and sexualization of young girls"--
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wardy, Melissa Atkins
Dewey number
305.23082
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ777
LC item number
.W374 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Girls
  • Girls
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology)
  • Sex role in children
  • Child rearing
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting / General
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Children's Studies
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies
Label
Redefining girly : how parents can fight the stereotyping and sexualizing of girlhood, from birth to tween, Melissa Atkins Wardy ; foreword by Jennifer Siebel Newsom
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1439967
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 239 p.
Isbn
9781613745526
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013029063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1439967
  • (OCoLC)840465082
Label
Redefining girly : how parents can fight the stereotyping and sexualizing of girlhood, from birth to tween, Melissa Atkins Wardy ; foreword by Jennifer Siebel Newsom
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1439967
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 239 p.
Isbn
9781613745526
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013029063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1439967
  • (OCoLC)840465082

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