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Item details

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

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc.:
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.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Essays.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Feminism & Feminist Theory.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture.
Genre: Biography.
Autobiographies.
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