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The Resource Bad girls go everywhere : the life of Helen Gurley Brown, Jennifer Scanlon

Bad girls go everywhere : the life of Helen Gurley Brown, Jennifer Scanlon

Label
Bad girls go everywhere : the life of Helen Gurley Brown
Title
Bad girls go everywhere
Title remainder
the life of Helen Gurley Brown
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Scanlon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The first biography of Helen Gurley Brown, author of the 1962 international bestseller Sex and the Single Girl and 32-year editor of Cosmopolitan magazine. Scanlon had unprecedented access to Brown's papers, and she presents Brown in the context of the feminist movement, highlighting her role as an advocate of professional accomplishment and sexual freedom for women"--Provided by publisher
Summary
"The first biography of Helen Gurley Brown, author of the 1962 international bestseller Sex and the Single Girl and 32-year editor of Cosmopolitan magazine. Scanlon had unprecedented access to Brown's papers, and she presents Brown in the context of the feminist movement, highlighting her role as an advocate of professional accomplishment and sexual freedom for women"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
317606
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scanlon, Jennifer
Dewey number
B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brown, Helen Gurley
  • Periodical editors
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life of Helen Gurley Brown
Label
Bad girls go everywhere : the life of Helen Gurley Brown, Jennifer Scanlon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-262) and index
Contents
1. Growing Up Gurley, and a Girl -- 2. Work Life, Romantic Entanglements -- 3. David Brown -- 4. Sex and the Single Girl -- 5. Sensationalist Literature and Expert Advice: Selling Sex and the Single Girl -- 6. Sexy From the Start: The Early Years of Second-Wave Feminism -- 7. Packaging a Message - And a Messenger -- 8. Normal Like Me: The Single Girl on Television -- 9. Good Girls Go to Heaven - Bad Girls Go Everywhere: Helen Gurley Brown's Cosmopolitan -- 10. Sexual Liberation on Whose Terms?: Defining the Second Wave -- 11. Aging, Resisting, Redefining -- 12. An Editor Steps Down, Reluctantly
Control code
000043243080
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 210 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780195342055
Isbn Type
(acidfree paper)
Lccn
2008030466
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)235025363
Label
Bad girls go everywhere : the life of Helen Gurley Brown, Jennifer Scanlon
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-262) and index
Contents
1. Growing Up Gurley, and a Girl -- 2. Work Life, Romantic Entanglements -- 3. David Brown -- 4. Sex and the Single Girl -- 5. Sensationalist Literature and Expert Advice: Selling Sex and the Single Girl -- 6. Sexy From the Start: The Early Years of Second-Wave Feminism -- 7. Packaging a Message - And a Messenger -- 8. Normal Like Me: The Single Girl on Television -- 9. Good Girls Go to Heaven - Bad Girls Go Everywhere: Helen Gurley Brown's Cosmopolitan -- 10. Sexual Liberation on Whose Terms?: Defining the Second Wave -- 11. Aging, Resisting, Redefining -- 12. An Editor Steps Down, Reluctantly
Control code
000043243080
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 210 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780195342055
Isbn Type
(acidfree paper)
Lccn
2008030466
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)235025363

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