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Author Evans, Nancy (Librarian), author.
Title Cultivating strong girls : library programming that builds self-esteem and challenges inequality / Nancy Evans.
Pub Info Santa Barbara, California : Libraries Unlimited, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2018]
©2018
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 Falmouth-Children's Room  ECRC J 027.626 Eva     AVAILABLE
Descript x, 236 pages ; 24 cm.
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Series Libraries Unlimited professional guides for young adult librarians series
Libraries Unlimited professional guides for young adult librarians.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Why is a program like Strong Girls necessary? -- Gender bias and inequality, beauty, body image, and the media -- Identity, self-image, and self-esteem -- Friendships, conflict, confrontation, and rejection -- Romantic relationships, emotional and physical violence, suicide, and bullying -- Social media, confidence, body language, and presence -- Wrapping it up, using graduates as co-leaders, continuing as a club, and extension activities -- Planning your own program -- Appendix: worksheets and survey.
Summary "An essential "how-to" book for youth services librarians who are interested in effecting social change and offering a dynamic, relevant program for girls." -- Publisher's description
Subject Young adults' libraries -- Activity programs -- United States.
Libraries and teenagers -- United States.
Self-esteem -- Study and teaching -- Activity programs -- United States.
Teenage girls -- United States -- Social conditions.
Women -- United States -- Social conditions.
Self-esteem in adolescence -- United States.
Self-perception in adolescence -- United States.
Libraries and society -- United States.
Related To Online version: Evans, Nancy (Librarian) author. Cultivating strong girls. Santa Barbara, California : Libraries Unlimited, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2018] 9781440856693 (DLC) 2018011593
ISBN 9781440856686 (paperback ; acid-free paper)
1440856680 (paperback ; acid-free paper)
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