American tomboys, 1850-1915

A lot of women remember having had tomboy girlhoods. Some recall it as a time of gender-bending freedom and rowdy pleasures. Others feel the word is used to limit girls by suggesting that such behavior is atypical. In American Tomboys, Renée M. Sentilles explores how the concept of the tomboy develo...

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Main Author: Sentilles, Renée M.,
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, 2018.
Physical Description: xviii, 258 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series: Childhoods: interdisciplinary perspectives on children and youth.

CMU Main Books 3rd Floor

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CMU Main Books 3rd Floor HQ798 .S444 2018 Available
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