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Published by Duke University Press in Durham .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Sexual orientation -- United States -- Miscellanea,
  • Homosexuality -- United States -- Miscellanea,
  • Barbie dolls -- Social aspects,
  • Barbie dolls -- Marketing,
  • Popular culture -- United States -- Miscellanea

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-208) and index.

StatementErica Rand.
SeriesSeries Q
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ23 .R36 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 213 p. :
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1112635M
ISBN 100822316048, 082231620X
LC Control Number94038509

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