Girlhood Studies



link to catalog page, Black Girlhood in the Nineteenth Century Author: Nazera Sadiq Wright
Pub Date: October 2016

How unlikely literary characters paved the way for black citizenship and progress   learn more...

link to catalog page, Sexting Panic

Sexting Panic

Rethinking Criminalization, Privacy, and Consent

Author: Amy Adele Hasinoff
Pub Date: April 2015

Finding reasonable solutions to the fear and frenzy surrounding digital social interactions   learn more...

link to catalog page, Hear Our Truths

Hear Our Truths

The Creative Potential of Black Girlhood

Author: Ruth Nicole Brown
Pub Date: January 2014

A creative space for the performance of radically new interpretations of Black girls' lived experiences   learn more...

link to catalog page REMBIS, Defining Deviance

Defining Deviance

Sex, Science, and Delinquent Girls, 1890-1960

Author: Michael A. Rembis
Pub Date: Cloth: 2011; Paper: February 2013

A historical study of the treatment of troubled girls, often perceived as threats to the American race   learn more...

link to catalog page RING, Stolen Bases

Stolen Bases

Why American Girls Don't Play Baseball

Author: Jennifer Ring
Pub Date: Cloth: 2009; Paper: February 2013

A revealing look at the history of women's exclusion from America's national pastime   learn more...

link to catalog page FORMAN-BRUNELL, The Girls' History and Culture Reader Author: Edited by Miriam Forman-Brunell and Leslie Paris
Pub Date: January 2011

A pioneering, field-defining collection of essential texts exploring girlhood in the nineteenth century   learn more...

link to catalog page FORMAN-BRUNELL, The Girls' History and Culture Reader Author: Edited by Miriam Forman-Brunell and Leslie Paris
Pub Date: January 2011

A pioneering, field-defining collection of essential texts exploring girlhood in the twentieth century   learn more...

link to catalog page, Sex Goes to School

Sex Goes to School

Girls and Sex Education before the 1960s

Author: Susan K. Freeman
Pub Date: July 2008

An informed perspective on sex education in the 1940s and 1950s   learn more...