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The Resource Making chastity sexy : the rhetoric of evangelical abstinence campaigns, Christine J. Gardner

Making chastity sexy : the rhetoric of evangelical abstinence campaigns, Christine J. Gardner

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Making chastity sexy : the rhetoric of evangelical abstinence campaigns
Title
Making chastity sexy
Title remainder
the rhetoric of evangelical abstinence campaigns
Statement of responsibility
Christine J. Gardner
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Even though they are immersed in sex-saturated society, millions of teens are pledging to remain virgins until their wedding night. How are evangelical Christians persuading young people to wait until marriage? Christine J. Gardner looks closely at the language of the chastity movement and discovers a savvy campaign that uses sex to "sell" abstinence. Drawing from interviews with evangelical leaders and teenagers, she examines the strategy to shift from a negative "just say no" approach to a positive one: "just say yes" to great sex within marriage. Making chastity sexy sheds new light on an a .
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gardner, Christine J.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sexual abstinence
  • Sexual abstinence
  • Teenagers
  • Sex instruction for teenagers
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • Sex instruction for teenagers
  • Sexual abstinence
  • Sexual abstinence
  • Teenagers
  • United States
Label
Making chastity sexy : the rhetoric of evangelical abstinence campaigns, Christine J. Gardner
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-233) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From abstinence to purity : the changing tropes of chastity -- Of purity rings and pop stars : using sex to sell abstinence -- "Someday my prince will come" : the fairy-tale narrative and female power -- Disciplining sexuality : how American evangelical youth are committing to abstinence and sticking with it -- The fractured fairy tale : when true love doesn't wait -- Fearing God, not AIDS : abstinence in Africa -- The condom conflict : saving lives or promoting promiscuity? -- What's not so great about great sex -- Appendix A : U.S. interview list -- Appendix B : Africa interview list
Control code
ocn739104365
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 249 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520950559
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
6825196
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttt168n
  • d2709d02-ead9-4c6b-991a-fbd638c6c35e
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)739104365
Label
Making chastity sexy : the rhetoric of evangelical abstinence campaigns, Christine J. Gardner
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-233) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From abstinence to purity : the changing tropes of chastity -- Of purity rings and pop stars : using sex to sell abstinence -- "Someday my prince will come" : the fairy-tale narrative and female power -- Disciplining sexuality : how American evangelical youth are committing to abstinence and sticking with it -- The fractured fairy tale : when true love doesn't wait -- Fearing God, not AIDS : abstinence in Africa -- The condom conflict : saving lives or promoting promiscuity? -- What's not so great about great sex -- Appendix A : U.S. interview list -- Appendix B : Africa interview list
Control code
ocn739104365
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 249 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520950559
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
6825196
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttt168n
  • d2709d02-ead9-4c6b-991a-fbd638c6c35e
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)739104365

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