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The Resource Action chicks : new images of tough women in popular culture, edited by Sherrie A. Inness

Action chicks : new images of tough women in popular culture, edited by Sherrie A. Inness

Label
Action chicks : new images of tough women in popular culture
Title
Action chicks
Title remainder
new images of tough women in popular culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sherrie A. Inness
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P94.5.W652
LC item number
U614 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Inness, Sherrie A
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  • Women in mass media
  • Mass media
  • Popular culture
Label
Action chicks : new images of tough women in popular culture, edited by Sherrie A. Inness
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Boxing Gloves and Bustiers": New Images of Tough Women / Sherrie A. Inness -- Lara's Lethal and Loaded Mission: Transposing Reproduction and Destruction / Claudia Herbst -- Gender, Sexuality, and Toughness: The Bad Girls of Action Film and Comic Books / Jeffrey A. Brown -- "It's a Girl Thing": Tough Female Action Figures in the Toy Store / Sherrie A. Inness -- Embodying an Image: Gender, Race, and Sexuality in La Femme Nikita / Charlene Tung -- Throwing Down the Gauntlet: Defiant Women, Decadent Men, Objects of Power, and Witchblade / David Greven -- The Cruelest Season: Female Heroes Snapped into Sacrificial Heroines / Sara Crosby -- No Cage Can Hold Her Rage? Gender, Transgression, and the World Wrestling Federation's Chyna / Dawn Heinecken -- Tough Love: Mamas, Molls, and Mob Wives / ǂr Marilyn Yaquinto -- "Tough Enough": Female Friendship and Heroism in Xena and Buffy / Sharon Ross -- Little Miss Tough Chick of the Universe: Farscape's Inverted Sexual Dynamics / Renny Christopher
Control code
52239630
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
viii, 293 p.
Isbn
9781403963963
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003050906
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Action chicks : new images of tough women in popular culture, edited by Sherrie A. Inness
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Boxing Gloves and Bustiers": New Images of Tough Women / Sherrie A. Inness -- Lara's Lethal and Loaded Mission: Transposing Reproduction and Destruction / Claudia Herbst -- Gender, Sexuality, and Toughness: The Bad Girls of Action Film and Comic Books / Jeffrey A. Brown -- "It's a Girl Thing": Tough Female Action Figures in the Toy Store / Sherrie A. Inness -- Embodying an Image: Gender, Race, and Sexuality in La Femme Nikita / Charlene Tung -- Throwing Down the Gauntlet: Defiant Women, Decadent Men, Objects of Power, and Witchblade / David Greven -- The Cruelest Season: Female Heroes Snapped into Sacrificial Heroines / Sara Crosby -- No Cage Can Hold Her Rage? Gender, Transgression, and the World Wrestling Federation's Chyna / Dawn Heinecken -- Tough Love: Mamas, Molls, and Mob Wives / ǂr Marilyn Yaquinto -- "Tough Enough": Female Friendship and Heroism in Xena and Buffy / Sharon Ross -- Little Miss Tough Chick of the Universe: Farscape's Inverted Sexual Dynamics / Renny Christopher
Control code
52239630
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
viii, 293 p.
Isbn
9781403963963
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003050906
Other physical details
ill.

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