How big business plays on women's second-class status and social insecurities to market cosmetics and rake in profits. The introduction by Waters explains how the entry of millions of women into the workforce during and after World War II irreversibly changed U.S. society and laid the basis for a renewed rise of struggles for women's emancipation."A lively and surprisingly timely historical lesson in the ever-raging controversy surrounding women, beauty, and oppression."Ms.Introduction by Mary-Alice Waters, photos, notes, index.
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 138
Published: 1st March 1993
Publisher: Pathfinder Books Ltd
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.0 x 13.34 x 1.27
Weight (kg): 0.17