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Author Johnston, Andrea.

Title Girls speak out : finding your true self / Andrea Johnston ; foreword by Gloria Steinem.

Imprint Berkeley, Calif. : Celestial Arts, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 158.1083 JOH 2005    Available
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xxv, 230 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-223) and index.
Contents Openings -- Naming ourselves -- Being eleven -- What's different, what's the same? -- Claiming out history -- New voices -- Finding your place on the planet -- Making artifacts and asking questions -- Going into the woods -- The green stone -- Together again -- Changing what's unfair -- Organizing a talk show -- As true selves grow up -- Our true selves -- Closings and beginnings -- About the ancient artifacts -- Guide to Girls' Speak Out workshop participation -- First National Girls' Conference : girls global plan of action.
Summary A handbook on self-esteem for girls. Based on a self-esteem workshop in which girls are encouraged to speak out and express their feelings.
Subject Teenage girls -- United States -- Psychology -- Juvenile literature.
Self-esteem in adolescence -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Self-perception in adolescence -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Self-help groups -- Activity programs -- Juvenile literature.
Teenage girls -- United States -- Psychology.
Self-esteem in adolescence -- United States.
Self-perception in adolescence -- United States.
Self-help groups -- Activity programs.
Added Author Girls Speak Out (Program)
ISBN 9781587612411

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