The body project an intimate history of american girls joan jacobs brumberg on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers a hundred years ago women were lacing themselves into corsets and teaching their daughters to do the same the ideal of the day. The body project provides information about the book the author and her work as well as her perspective on the history of american adolescent girls and the ways in which the body has become their most important project the body project an intimate history of american girls. In the body project 1997 joan jacobs brumberg explores the changing experience of female maturation in the years between the 1830s and 1990s she gathers rich detail from diaries written by generally white middle class american girls to tell the story of how their relationship to their own body has changed. Using intimate materials drawn from the unpublished diaries of american girls the body project provides a lively and engaging story of how growing up as a girl has changed over the past one hundred years and why the pressures on girls are now so intense. Full title the body project an intimate history of american girls written by joan jacobs brumberg review by leigha winters college student writer joan jacobs brumbergs book the body project follows an array of issues periods acne dieting piercing virginity and sexual orientation from their roots in the 1800s through the victorian era and into modern society
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