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Down from the Pedestal

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In this highly accessible, anecdotal, and uplifting examination of female psychology, Harris focuses on how women can raise their self-esteem and descend the pedastal of traditional images by embracing the broad themes that characterize each stage of a woman's life.
Paperback, 352 pages
Published December 1st 1994 by Anchor (first published 1993)
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Sep 03, 2016 Hoan rated it it was amazing
I don't normally read books on women studies but I thoroughly enjoyed the topics and themes discussed in this book. I could really relate to the discussed images and pressures placed on women at various stages of life and I found it quite important to understand how these influences affect how womens' lives. I think this was quite impactful and every woman could appreciate, given the very specific details and stories that Harris describes in the various stages. This was an insightful read that ...more
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