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  • ISBN: 1620974371
  • ISBN: 9781620974377
  • ISBN: 1620974363
  • ISBN: 9781620974360
  • Physical Description: 248 pages ; 23 cm
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  • Publisher: New York : The New Press, 2019.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-248).
Contents:
Thick -- In the name of beauty -- Dying to be competent -- Know your whites -- Black is over (or, special black) -- The price of fabulousness -- Black girlhood, interrupted -- Girl 6 -- Notes.
Summary, etc.: "In these eight ... explorations on beauty, media, money, and more, Tressie McMillan Cottom--award-winning professor and ... author of Lower Ed--embraces her ... role as a purveyor of wit, wisdom, and Black Twitter snark about all that is right and much that is wrong with this thing we call society"--Dust jacket flap.
Subject: Women sociologists United States Biography
Sociologists United States Biography
African American sociologists Biography
Women, Black United States Biography
African American women Biography
United States Race relations History 21st century
United States Social conditions 21st century
African Americans Social conditions 21st century
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Essays
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Feminism & Feminist Theory
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture
Women, Black
Women sociologists
United States
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Essays
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Feminism & Feminist Theory
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture
Genre: Autobiographies.
Biography.
Biography.
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