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Author Garbarino, James.

Title See Jane hit : why girls are growing more violent and what can be done about it / James Garbarino.

Imprint New York : Penguin Press, 2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  303.608352 G162s 2006    ---  Available
Description 294 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-286) and index.
Contents I: What's going on with girls? -- The new American girl gets physical -- To hit or not to hit: are girls and boys wired differently for aggression? -- II: How is culture changing the lives of girls? -- Girls unleashed -- From powder puff to powerpuff girls: how pop culture celebrates aggressive girls -- The evolution of mean: the new language of girl violence -- III: When things go from bad to worse for girls, then and now -- Cinderella strikes back: girls who are sad, mad, and hurt -- Girls who kill ... themselves or others -- IV: What now? -- Lifelines and safety nets: helping girls get physical without getting hurt or hurting other people -- Female aggression in the twenty-first century: what lies ahead for the new American girl?
Subject Girls -- Psychology.
Girls -- Social conditions.
Violence in children.
Violence in adolescence.
ISBN 1594200750 (alk. paper)
Standard No. 9781594200755
YDXCP 2259809
IG# 1594200750

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