Get Real! is a book for all women, from all walks of life. It's basic premise is that women are more than just the roles they play. However the myths and messages passed on to us by our families, the institutions we are involved in, and society often restrict us from thinking for ourselves, finding out who we are, and, in turn, living a more fulfilling life. By maintaining certain standards for women, society continues to promote the perfect woman, otherwise known as the Mythic Woman and unknowingly we follow the Mythic Woman pattern because we know nothing else.This book offers a new way to look at the lives we live and the messages we follow. It also provides insightful exercises to help women start their journey toward discovering their authentic self.... I became aware of how many ads were geared toward women aneedinga things to become aextraordinary, a while men only needed Viagra. ... Cana#39;t Buy My Love, Jean Kilbourneas book published in 1999, exposes the exploitation of women through ... I wonder if I should even use the word achangea as we really know no other way of viewing the world because our perception is based on what we see.
|Title||:||Get Real! Fighting the Mythic Woman Finding Your Authentic Self|
|Author||:||Ananya S. Rajan|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2012-01|