A Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing
Definition: This phrase was used by the author to depict the fact that while growing up she had to hide as a straight girl even though she knew she was gay., Author: Linnea Due, Source: Growing Up Hidden, Date of Assignment: 2/8/2007, Name: Melissa M.
Definition: Schor determines that this term is an elusive goal for everyone to have content in their income, since the proper income depends on who defines it.(based upon thier personal income), Author: Schor, Source: Chapter 19 The New Politics of Consumption, Date of Assignment: 2/15/2007, Name: Melissa M.
Definition: the Anglo-American culture that dominates society, Author: Moschkovich, Source: But I Know You, American Woman, Date of Assignment: 1/29/2007, Name: Devon M.
Definition: The dominant culture in today’s American society; Anglo culture; does not include Afro-American, Native American, Asian American, Chicana, etc., Author: Moschkovich, Source: The Whites of Their Eyes, Date of Assignment: 1/29/2007, Name: Lauren P.
Definition: All women of the dominant American culture (white, upper middle to upper class)., Author: Hall, Source: The Whites of Their Eyes, Date of Assignment: 1/29/2007, Name: Liz S.
Thursday, March 15, 2007