Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls

by Mary Pipher

Other authorsRuth Ross (Designer)
Paperback, 2005

Status

Available

Collection

Publication

Riverhead Trade (2005), Edition: 1, 304 pages

Description

Describes the psychological pitfalls faced by teenage girls growing up in a dangerous world in which violence, sexual harassment, eating disorders, promiscuity, and drug use have become the norm.

Media reviews

New York Times
This book was good, up until the chapter on "Sex and Violence" which turned out to be a bunch of rape stories that made me stop reading the book afterwards.

Language

Original language

English

Original publication date

1994

Physical description

304 p.; 5.58 inches

ISBN

9781594481888

Barcode

927
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