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The Resource The good, the bad, and the Barbie : a doll's history and her impact on us, by Tanya Lee Stone

The good, the bad, and the Barbie : a doll's history and her impact on us, by Tanya Lee Stone

Label
The good, the bad, and the Barbie : a doll's history and her impact on us
Title
The good, the bad, and the Barbie
Title remainder
a doll's history and her impact on us
Statement of responsibility
by Tanya Lee Stone
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Readers learn about Mattel Toys and the background behind Barbie's concept and development, how it was a solution for girls who wanted to imagine adult roles rather than just play mother, and details about inventor Ruth Handler."--Amazon.com
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stone, Tanya Lee
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
012 up
LC call number
NK4894.3.B37
LC item number
S76 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Barbie dolls
  • Barbie dolls
  • Barbie dolls
  • Barbie dolls
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The good, the bad, and the Barbie : a doll's history and her impact on us, by Tanya Lee Stone
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Unauthorized"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [119]-123) and index
Contents
Foreword: Barbie fix / by Meg Cabot -- Prologue: Happy birthday, Barbie! -- The moment of Ruth -- The making of Mattel -- A star is born -- It's all about the clothes -- Plastic makes perfect? -- It's not black and white -- Banning, bashing, and in the buff -- Barbie as art -- A real doll
Control code
ocn526057557
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
130 p.
Isbn
9780670011872
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010007507
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
The good, the bad, and the Barbie : a doll's history and her impact on us, by Tanya Lee Stone
Publication
Note
"Unauthorized"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [119]-123) and index
Contents
Foreword: Barbie fix / by Meg Cabot -- Prologue: Happy birthday, Barbie! -- The moment of Ruth -- The making of Mattel -- A star is born -- It's all about the clothes -- Plastic makes perfect? -- It's not black and white -- Banning, bashing, and in the buff -- Barbie as art -- A real doll
Control code
ocn526057557
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
130 p.
Isbn
9780670011872
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010007507
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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