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By Jennifer Helgren,Colleen Vasconcellos,Miriam Forman-Brunell,Lenie Brouwer,Christine Cheater,Corrie Decker,Marion den Uyl,S. Duff,E. Thomas Ewing,Jessamy Harvey,Jesse Hingson,Krista Jones,Melissa Klapper,Ann Kordas,Liat Kozma,Fran Martin,Lisa Ossian,Kathry

Girlhood, interdisciplinary and worldwide in resource, scope, and method, examines the centrality of girlhood in shaping women's lives. students learn how age and gender, in addition to a mess of different identities, interact to steer the old experience.

Spanning a vast timeframe from 1750 to the current, essays light up many of the continuities and transformations in ladies' lives throughout tradition and region--girls on all continents other than Antarctica are represented. Case reviews and essays are prepared thematically to inspire comparisons among ladies' reviews in assorted locales, and to evaluate how ladies have been suffering from historic advancements equivalent to colonialism, political repression, conflict, modernization, shifts in hard work markets, migrations, and the increase of shopper culture.

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