Miss Cherry Blossom Meets Mainstream America

King O'Riain, Rebecca (2005) Miss Cherry Blossom Meets Mainstream America. In: UNSPECIFIED New York University Press, pp. 204-221.

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Denigrated as "low-brow" culture and antifeminist in the past, beauty pageants have been largely ignored within sociology and Asian American Studies. White feminist critiques of beauty and specifically of beauty pageants (Wolf 1991; Bordo 1993) rightly analyze the detrimental effects pageants can have on women.

Item Type: Book Section
Keywords: Asian American, Beauty Pageants
Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Sociology
Item ID: 522
Depositing User: Dr Rebecca King O Riain
Date Deposited: 16 May 2007
Journal or Publication Title: East Main Street
Publisher: New York University Press
Refereed: Yes

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