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Styling feminism: the view from Spare Rib

Smith, Angela Styling feminism: the view from Spare Rib. In: Re-Reading Spare Rib. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, pp. 119-136. ISBN 978-3-319-49310-7

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Women’s appearances have been under scrutiny in terms of hair, make-up and clothing, as well as body image, for centuries. This chapter explores how an article from the December 1973 edition of Spare Rib challenges the concept of the ‘male gaze’ as far as hairstyling is concerned.

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Depositing User: Angela Smith


Item ID: 7724
ISBN: 978-3-319-49310-7

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Date Deposited: 19 Sep 2017 15:53
Last Modified: 18 Dec 2019 15:41


Author: Angela Smith

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Faculty of Arts and Creative Industries
Faculty of Arts and Creative Industries > School of Media and Communications


Culture > English Language and Literature

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