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Ordinary Heroines: Transforming the Male Myth Nadya Aisenberg

Ordinary Heroines: Transforming the Male Myth

Nadya Aisenberg

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ISBN : 9780826406521
Hardcover
240 pages
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Ordinary Heroines is about the search for a new paradigm, that of a contemporary heroine. A heroine is not simply a female hero. The key to the contemporary heroine is that she substitutes moral courage for the physical bravery of the traditionalMoreOrdinary Heroines is about the search for a new paradigm, that of a contemporary heroine. A heroine is not simply a female hero. The key to the contemporary heroine is that she substitutes moral courage for the physical bravery of the traditional hero, and enacts her hero-ine-ism from within the parameters of her ordinary life.