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⇘ Belle reliure [ つ Bad Girls: Sirens, Jezebels, Murderesses, Thieves and Other Female Villains ] ⦘ ePUB By Jane Yolen ⧩ ⇘ Belle reliure [ つ Bad Girls: Sirens, Jezebels, Murderesses, Thieves and Other Female Villains ] ⦘ ePUB By Jane Yolen ⧩ There are bad girls in history than we can count murderesses, drunkards, torturers, batterers, fences, slatterns, liars, layabouts, and total louts, as well as wicked mothers, grandmothers, and stepmothers The list is endless, even though females are supposedly the gentler sex Often, though, a tough girl, an outspoken girlan active, smart, forward looking girlis mistaken for a bad one A strong leader is considered a wrong leader when that leader is female In this book we are taking a look back through history at all manner of famous female felons Were looking at the baddest of the bad, as well as those who may have been just misunderstood The crimes in question happened hundreds, even thousands, of years agoand some of them may have never happened at all Our bad girls are a mixed bag Some committed criminal acts, some morally wrong acts Some acts are, perhaps, less criminal than justifiable, brave, or even committed in self defense We cannot compare badness by counting bodies After all, do three hundred Protestants burned at the stake by Queen Mary outweigh the two that Lizzie Borden was accused though acquitted of killing Nor can we compare badness by measuring crimesPearl Harts stagecoach robbery might seem tame in comparison to Salomes hand in a great prophets execution Each bad girl can only be judged standing on her own Everyone is entitled to her own opinion, and you will see ours We certainly dont always agree with each other, and we dont expect you to agree with us either Every crimeno matter how heinouscomes with its own set of circumstances, aggravating and mitigating, which can tip the scales of guilt And views change The line between right and wrong, criminal and hero, good girl and bad, is sometimes very thin Though some actsand some girlswill always be bad through and through.From Jezebel to Catherine the Great, from Cleopatra to Mae West, from Mata Hari to Bonnie Parker, strong women have been a problem for historians, storytellers, and readers Strong females smack of the unfeminine They have been called wicked, wanton, and willful Sometimes that is a just designation, but just as often it is not Well behaved women seldom make history, is the frequently quoted statement by historian and feminist Laurel Thatcher Ulrich But what makes these misbehaving women bad Are we idolizing the wicked or salvaging the strong In BAD GIRLS, readers meet twenty six of historys most notorious women, each with a rotten reputation But authors Jane Yolen and Heidi Stemple remind us that there are two sides to every story Was Delilah a harlot or hero Was Catherine the Great a great ruler, or just plain ruthless At the end of each chapter, Yolen and Stemple appear as themselves in comic panels as they debate each girls badnessHeidi as the prosecution, Jane for context.This unique and sassy examination of famed, female historical figures will engage readers with its unusual presentation of the subject matter Heidi and Janes strong arguments for the innocence and guilt of each bad girl promotes the practice of critical thinking as well as the idea that history is subjective Rebecca Guays detailed illustrations provide a rich, stylized portrait of each woman, while the inclusion of comic panels will resonate with fans of graphic novels. 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    • Bad Girls: Sirens, Jezebels, Murderesses, Thieves and Other Female Villains
    • 4.1
    • 372
    • Belle reliure
    • 172 pages
    • 1580891861
    • Jane Yolen
    • Anglais
    • 21 January 2017

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