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Author Scanlon, Jennifer, 1958-

Title Inarticulate longings : The ladies' home journal, gender, and the promises of consumer culture / by Jennifer Scanlon
Published New York ; London : Routledge, 1995


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Description x, 278 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents 1. A Profile of the Ladies' Home Journal -- 2. Housekeeping: The Greatest Business in the World -- 3. Women's Paid Work: Setting and Stretching the Boundaries -- 4. Stoves for Women, Votes for Men: The Journal and Women's Political Involvement -- 5. The Amateur Rebel: Female Protagonists in Ladies' Home Journal Fiction -- 6. Advertising Women: The J. Walter Thompson Company Women's Editorial Department -- 7. "Every Woman Is Interested in This": Advertising in the Ladies' Home Journal
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references(pages [235]-272) and index
Subject Ladies' home journal
Advertising, Magazine -- United States -- History.
Popular literature -- United States -- History and criticism.
Women consumers -- United States -- History.
LC no. 95000699
ISBN 0415911567 (hardback)
0415911575 (paperback)