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Flappers, and the new American woman : perceptions of women from 1918 through the 1920s

Flappers

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Images and issues of women in the twentieth century ; v. 2, Twenty-First Century Books, Minneapolis, MN, p.144 (2008)

Call Number:

Cubb Curr GN50.6 .F8 H66 2005

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/7633040

Keywords:

Nineteen twenties, Nineteen twenties--Juvenile literature, Notable Children's Trade Book/Social Studies 2008, Popular culture--United States--History--20th century, Popular culture--United States--History--20th century--Juvenile literature, Women--United States--History--20th century, Women--United States--History--20th century--Juvenile literature, Women--United States--Social conditions--20th century, Women--United States--Social conditions--20th century--Juvenile literature, Women--United States--Social life and customs--20th century, Women--United States--Social life and customs--20th century--Juvenile literature

Abstract:

Contents: Prologue: Armistice Day, November 11, 1918 -- Modern girls and the media -- Happy housewives and delicate women -- Morals and manners -- Beauty in the eye of the beholder -- The backlash against modern times -- Epilogue: Change and continuity and what comes next.

Notes:

ages 13-18