The Resource Girl logic : the genius and the absurdity, Iliza Shlesinger ; [foreword by Mayim Bialik]

Girl logic : the genius and the absurdity, Iliza Shlesinger ; [foreword by Mayim Bialik]

Label
Girl logic : the genius and the absurdity
Title
Girl logic
Title remainder
the genius and the absurdity
Statement of responsibility
Iliza Shlesinger ; [foreword by Mayim Bialik]
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From breakout stand-up comedian Iliza Shlesinger comes a subversively funny collection of essays and observations on a confident woman's approach to friendship, singlehood, and relationships."Girl Logic" is Iliza's term for the way women obsess over details and situations that men don't necessarily even notice. She describes is as a characteristically female way of thinking that appears to be contradictory and circuitous but is actually a complicated and highly evolved way of looking at the world. When confronted with critical decisions about dating, sex, work, even getting dressed in the morning, Iliza argues that women will by nature consider every repercussion of every option before making a move toward what they really want. And that kind of holistic thinking can actually give women an advantage in what is still a male world. In Iliza's own words: "Understanding Girl Logic is a way of embracing both our aspirations and our contradictions. GL is the desire to be strong and vulnerable. It's wanting to be curvy, but rail thin at the same time. It's striving to kick ass in a man's world while still being loved by the women around you
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1983-
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Shlesinger, Iliza
Dewey number
818/.602
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Bialik, Mayim
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Women
Label
Girl logic : the genius and the absurdity, Iliza Shlesinger ; [foreword by Mayim Bialik]
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Publication
Note
First published in hardcover by Perseus Books in 2017
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xiv, 241 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781602863347
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Girl logic : the genius and the absurdity, Iliza Shlesinger ; [foreword by Mayim Bialik]
Publication
Note
First published in hardcover by Perseus Books in 2017
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xiv, 241 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781602863347
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print

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