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Action Chicks: New Images of Tough Women in Popular Culture 2004 book

Action Chicks: New Images of Tough Women in Popular Culture

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Action Chicks: New Images of Tough Women in Popular Culture

edition: 1 
Authors:   
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ISBN : 9781403963963, 9781403981240 
publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US 
publish year: 2004 
pages: 294 
language: English 
ebook format : PDF (It will be converted to PDF, EPUB OR AZW3 if requested by the user) 
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Table Of Contents

Cover......Page 1
Contents......Page 8
Acknowledgments......Page 10
Introduction “Boxing Gloves and Bustiers”: New Images of Tough Women......Page 12
Part I Changing Images of the Female Action Hero......Page 30
1 Lara’s Lethal and Loaded Mission: Transposing Reproduction and Destruction......Page 32
2 Gender, Sexuality, and Toughness: The Bad Girls of Action Film and Comic Books......Page 58
3 “It’s a Girl Thing”: Tough Female Action Figures in the Toy Store......Page 86
4 Embodying an Image: Gender, Race, and Sexuality in La Femme Nikita......Page 106
5 Throwing Down the Gauntlet: Defiant Women, Decadent Men, Objects of Power, and Witchblade......Page 134
6 The Cruelest Season: Female Heroes Snapped into Sacrificial Heroines......Page 164
Part II New Images of Toughness......Page 190
7 No Cage Can Hold Her Rage? Gender, Transgression, and the World Wrestling Federation’s Chyna......Page 192
8 Tough Love: Mamas, Molls, and Mob Wives......Page 218
9 “Tough Enough”: Female Friendship and Heroism in Xena and Buffy......Page 242
10 Little Miss Tough Chick of the Universe: Farscape’s Inverted Sexual Dynamics......Page 268
Notes on Contributors......Page 294
B......Page 298
E......Page 299
H......Page 300
M......Page 301
S......Page 302
V......Page 303
Z......Page 304


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