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Action Chicks free pdf Xena, Buffy, Lara Croft. WWF, The Sopranos, Witchblade, La Femme Nikita. The women of pop culture are center stage and as tough as ever. "Action Chicks" is a collection highlighting the heroines we've grown to worship. What can they tell us about women in the 21st century? What can they tell us about how popular culture depicts women? Do the characters escape traditional gender role expectations? Or do they adhere to sexual, racial, ethnic and class stereotypes? The essays in "Action Chicks" provide fans with a new look at their favorite icons and their relationship to the popular media machine.

About Sherrie A. Inness

Sherrie A. Inness is Professor of English at Miami University. She is the author/editor of several books including "Disco Divas: Women, Gender, and Popular Culture in the 1970s," "Cooking Lessons: The Politics of Gender and Food," and "Delinquents and Debutantes: Twentieth-Century American Girls' Cultures." She lives in Fairfield, Ohio.

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Author : Sherrie A. Inness
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 23 April 2004
ISBN : 1403964033
EAN : 9781403964038
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 304 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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