Performing Young Womanhood in Neoliberal Britain: Discursive Constructions of New Femininities

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Paludan, Marie;

This thesis explores how young women negotiate the meanings and dilemmas of young womanhood in Britain today. Gender, womanhood and young adulthood have been variably defined and understood. This thesis will investigate how young women negotiate contemporary discursive ... View more
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