Proverbs supposedly contain the wisdom of the common folk--eternal truths to be passed down through the ages. Yet, like many traditions and cultural practices, proverbs often promote misleading stereotypes of women. This reference book collects more than 800 American proverbs about women and analyzes their significance.A Reference Guide Lois Kerschen ... This interpretation coincides with the Illinois variation, aquot;There are no ugly loves nor handsome prisons, aquot; but more is probably involved here than the blindness of love. Lust dictates that any woman will do for anbsp;...
|Title||:||American Proverbs about Women|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 1998-01-01|