The Resource Redefining girly : how parents can fight the stereotyping and sexualizing of girlhood, from birth to tween, Melissa Atkins Wardy ; foreword by Jennifer Siebel Newsom

Redefining girly : how parents can fight the stereotyping and sexualizing of girlhood, from birth to tween, Melissa Atkins Wardy ; foreword by Jennifer Siebel Newsom

Label
Redefining girly : how parents can fight the stereotyping and sexualizing of girlhood, from birth to tween
Title
Redefining girly
Title remainder
how parents can fight the stereotyping and sexualizing of girlhood, from birth to tween
Statement of responsibility
Melissa Atkins Wardy ; foreword by Jennifer Siebel Newsom
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Containing practical, specific parenting advice; strategies for effecting change with educators, store managers, corporations, and more; and tips for challenging and changing the media, this essential guide gives parents the tools they need to fight back against the modern stereotyping and sexualization of young girls. Activist Melissa Wardy shares tangible advice for getting young girls to start thinking critically about sexed-up toys and clothes while also talking to girls about body image issues. She provides tips for creating a home full of diverse, inspiring toys and media free of gender stereotypes, using consumer power to fight companies that make such major missteps, and taking the reins to limit, challenge, and change the harmful media and products bombarding girls. Redefining Girly provides specific parenting strategies, templates, and sample conversations and includes letters from some of the leading experts in education, psychology, child development, and girls' advocacy"--
  • "This essential guide gives parents the tools they need to fight back against the modern stereotyping and sexualization of young girls"--
Assigning source
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.23082
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ777
LC item number
.W374 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Label
Redefining girly : how parents can fight the stereotyping and sexualizing of girlhood, from birth to tween, Melissa Atkins Wardy ; foreword by Jennifer Siebel Newsom
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-230) and index
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  • net
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
What Does It Mean to Redefine Girly? -- Redefining Girly Starts Before Birth -- How to Start Redefining Girly in Your Home -- Getting Family and Friends on Board -- Encouraging Kids at Play-The Diverse Toy Box -- Around the Kitchen Table-Fat Talk and Body Image -- Navigating Too Sexy Too Soon Birthday Parties and Holidays -- Getting Your Kids' Educators and Health Care Providers on Your Side -- Shopping Strategies-Saying No to Sexed-Up Clothes and Yes to a Personal Brand -- Using Your Voice and Consumer Power to Fight the Companies Making Major Missteps -- Becoming the Media You Want to See
Control code
ocn865508933
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 239 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781613745533
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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2682c1d9-6e25-4cc3-ade4-6cd0bdd5774d
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)865508933
  • ebl1613745532

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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