Secret Ingredients by Sherrie A. Inness
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Secret Ingredients
By Sherrie A. Inness

Secret Ingredients

Race, Gender, and Class at the Dinner Table

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Secret Ingredients by Sherrie A. Inness

Book Description

A series of fascinating chapters analyze cookery books through the ages. From the convenience-food cookbooks of the 1950s, to the 1980s rise in 'white trash' cookbooks, and the surprise success of the Two Fat Ladies books from the 1990s, leading author Sherrie Inness discusses how women have used such books over the years to protest social norms.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781403970084
ISBN-10: 1403970084
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 140mm x 25mm)
Pages: 255
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave USA
Publish Date: 10-Jan-2006
Country of Publication: United States

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Books By Author Sherrie A. Inness

Geek Chic by Sherrie A. Inness Geek Chic, Paperback (July 2007)

Mainstream society has often had a deeply rooted fear of intelligent women. Why do brilliant women make society ill at ease? Focusing on the US, Sherrie Inness and contributors explore this question in the context of the last two decades, arguing that more intelligent women are appearing in popular culture than ever before.

Action Chicks by Sherrie A. Inness Action Chicks, Hardback (July 2004)

Xena, Buffy, Lara Croft. WWF, The Sopranos, Witchblade, La Femme Nikita. "Action Chicks" is a collection highlighting the heroines we've grown to worship. It provides fans with a new look at their favorite icons and their relationship to the popular media machine.

Delinquents and Debutantes by Sherrie A. Inness Delinquents and Debutantes, Paperback (July 1998)

The first volume to examine young girls' culture in the U.S. in the 20th century. Essays address such topics as board games and the socialization of adolescent girls, dolls and political ideologies, female juvenile delinquency, and more, to demonstrate how cultural discourses shape both the young and teenage girl in America. 9 illustrations.

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Author Biography - Sherrie A. Inness

SHERRIE A. INNESS is Professor of English with joint appointments in American Studies, History and Women's Studies at Miami University, USA. She is the author/editor of over a dozen books including Action Chicks (Palgrave Macmillan 2004), Disco Divas, Delinquents and Debutantes and Kitchen Culture in America. She was the keynote speaker at Barnard's Annual Conference on Women and Media in 2004.

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