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The Obsession: Reflections on the Tyranny of Slenderness

by Kim Chernin

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Published
1982
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780060909673
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AU$11.40

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USA: HarperTrade, 1982. Some edgewear, spine crease and age toning of pages, otherwise still a good reading copy. From the back cover:"The Obsession is a deeply committed and beautifully written analysis of our society's increasing demand that women be thin. It offers a careful, thought provoking discussion of the reasons men have encouraged this obsession and women have embraced… Read more
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The College Female

by William E. Miles

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Published
1963
Condition
Fair
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AU$12.99

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USA: Monarch, 1963. According to the cover, "a revealing report on the morals, manners, and social attitudes... with case histories. Discusses drinking, dating, sororities, cheating, money and marriage. A rather well thumbed copy, but a fascinating look into the subject of women in the early 60s. Mass Market Paperback. Fair.
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Margaret Fuller, bluestocking, romantic, revolutionary

by Ellen Janet Cameron Wilson

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1977
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780374348076
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AU$20.91

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NY: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1977. Hardcover 1st edition - Aside from a little edgewear on dust jacket, book itself is great and appears hardly read.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/Very Good.
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Unfinished Business

by Scarf, Maggie

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780345297914
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AU$11.53

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U.S.A.: Ballantine Books, 1981. Minor edgewear and light age toning of pages otherwise fine. From the publisher:"In detailed, revealing portraits of women from their teens through their sixties, Maggie Scarf explores the core experiences of women's lives and discovers what can happen when the days and years scurry by, leaving unfinished the tasks that transform us from child to… Read more
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Maiden Voyages: Writings of Women Travelers

by Larry O'ConnorLarry O'Connor, Mary Morris

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780679740308
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AU$10.09

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U.S.A.: Vintage, 1993. A clean solid copy with only minor edgewear. From the publisher:"A collection of travelogues by distinguished women authors includes the writings of Mary Wollstonecraft, Vita Sackville-West, Annie Dillard, Isak Dinesen, Rebecca West, Willa Cather, Margaret Mead, and Mary McCarthy, among others.". Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Feminism in France: From May '68 to Mitterand

by Duchen, Claire

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1986
Condition
Good to Fair
ISBN
9780710204554
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AU$8.53

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Routledge Kegan & Paul, 1986. Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers,as well some light age toning, otherwise still a good reading copy. Soft Cover. Good to Fair.
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Women on Campus the Unfinished Liberation

by Barder, Virginia; Bird, Caroline; Collins, Jean; Durchholz, Pat; Hansot, Elisabeth; Hawkins, Ruth; Hopkins, Elaine

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Published
1975
Condition
Fair
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AU$14.41

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USA: NBW Tower, 1975. Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers,as well age toning, otherwise still a fair reading copy. Soft Cover. Fair. Illus. by Illlustrated.
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The Education of a Woman: The Life of Gloria Steinem

by Heilbrun, Carolyn G.

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1995
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385313711
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AU$27.40

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Doubleday, 1995. Hardcover 1st edition - some shelfwear and edgewear, chipping of dust jacket along wiht some sticker residue, spine lean but otherwise still quite a good solid reading copy. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good.
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Women in the Modern World

by Firkel, Eva

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
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AU$14.41

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Notre Dame, Indiana: Fides Publishers, Inc., 1964. Light edgewear and faint creasing of spine and covers, the interior contains minor age-toning otherwise a very good reading copy.. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good.
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The Abortionist: A Woman Against the Law

by Solinger, Rickie

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1996
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780520204027
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AU$24.51

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Ewing, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Univ of California Pr, 1996. Minor edgewear otherwise a fine clean tight copy. Using the story of Ruth BArnett, an abortionist in Portland Oregon from 1918 to 1968 this book demonstrates that it was the laws and not the practitioners who endangerd women's lives when abortion was illegal. Soft Cover. Fine. Illus. by Illustrated.
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Claiming Women's Lives : History and Contemporary Studies

by Staton, Pat; Boume, Paula

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780969697701
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AU$37.50

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Toronto, ON, Canada: Green Dragon Press, 1994. History and contemporary studies from grade 7 - 12/OAC. Book - Lightly bumped corners otherwise a fine tight clean copy.. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Illustrated.
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Celebrating the Inner Beauty of Women

by Oke, Janette

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780764220418
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AU$21.63

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Bloomington, Minnesota, U.S.A.: Bethany House Pub, 1997. Front end paper removed otherwise the book is in close to pristine condition - great idea for Mother's Day. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fine. Illus. by Illustrated.
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The Domestication of Women : Discrimination in Developing Societies

by Rogers, Barbara R.

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780422776301
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London, United Kingdom: Tavistock Publications, Limited, 1981. Some minor edgewear; otherwise a bright, clean and tight copy.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Outrageous Acts and Everyday Rebellions

by Steinem, Gloria

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780451139986
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada: Penguin Books Canada, Limited, 1986. slight spine lean, some chipping and shopwear - otherwise an excellent reading copy. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good.
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In Conflict With the Law: Women and the Canadian Justice

by Adelberg, Ellen; Currie, Claudia

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1994
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780889740549
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AU$14.41

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada: Press Gang Pub, 1994. Minor edgewear and some highlighting of text, otherwise excellent condition.. Soft Cover. Good.
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Rape : What Would You Do If?

by Booher, Dianna D.

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1991
Condition
Poor
ISBN
9780671745462
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AU$7.94

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Parsippany, NJ, U.S.A.: Silver Burdett Press, 1991. Well read ex-library usual stamps and stickers, some soiling of pages, otherwise still a serviceable copy. Soft Cover. Poor. Ex-Library.
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