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Author Weitz, Rose, 1952-

Title Rapunzel's daughters : what women's hair tells us about women's lives / Rose Weitz.

Imprint New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, c2004.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    391.5 WEI    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xx, 266 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-255) and index.
Contents The history of women's hair -- Hot combs and scarlet ribbons -- Ponytails and purple mohawks -- What we do for love -- Paychecks and power haircuts -- Bald truths -- At the salon -- "I'll dye until I die" -- No more bad hair days.
Subject Hair -- Social aspects.
Hair -- Erotic aspects.
Women -- Social conditions.
ISBN 0374240825 (alk. paper) : $24.00

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