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Unscrewed: women, sex, power, and how to stop letting the system screw us all

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"What bestselling authors like Sheryl Sandberg and Brigid Schulte have done for women's work lives, Jaclyn Friedman does here for women's sexuality: spark a culture-wide rethink about what's accepted as normal, urging us all to try for something better. Not only that: she does it with warmth, irreverence, and candor reminiscent of Roxane Gay in Bad Feminist, and the fiery conviction of her own co-edited anthology Yes Means Yes! In Unscrewed, Friedman reveals that the anxiety and fear women in our country feel around issues of their sexuality are not, in fact, their fault, but instead are side effects of our toxic culture. Dubbed the "era of fauxpowerment," that culture gives women the illusion of sexual power, with no actual power to support it. Exploring where media, religion, politics, and education overlap with feminist issues, Unscrewed breaks down the causes and signs of fauxpowerment, then gives readers tools to take it on themselves"--
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subject_facetFeminism -- United States
Sex role -- United States
Sexism -- United States
Women -- Sexual behavior -- United States
title_displayUnscrewed : women, sex, power, and how to stop letting the system screw us all
title_fullUnscrewed : women, sex, power, and how to stop letting the system screw us all / Jaclyn Friedman
Unscrewed Women, Sex, Power, and How to Stop Letting the System Screw Us All
title_shortUnscrewed
title_subwomen, sex, power, and how to stop letting the system screw us all
topic_facetFeminism
Nonfiction
Sex role
Sexism
Sexual behavior
Sociology
Women