Naked Barbies, Warrior Joes, and Other Forms of Visible Gender
This book is a study of everyday, gendered sculptural figures, including Barbie and G. I. Joe.
- Hardback | 232 pages
- 151.4 x 241.8 x 21.1mm | 544.32g
- 10 Sep 2003
- University of Illinois Press
- Baltimore, United States
"Drawing on detailed fieldwork and thorough historical research, Thomas builds a convincing investigation of oral traditions and behaviors surrounding material culture. Again and again her deft analyses stretch beyond the expected boundaries to reach new and compelling conclusions." --Jo Radner, editor of Feminist Messages: Coding in Women's Folk Culture