Considering everything from Nike ads, emaciated models and surgically altered breasts to the culture wars and the O J Simpson trial, Bordo deciphers the hidden life of cultural images and the impact they have on our lives. As it becomes increasingly difficult to distinguish between appearance and reality, we need to rehabilitate the notion that not all versions of reality are equally trustworthy. Illustrated. (View image)
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Elizabeth’s Bookshops are one of Australia’s largest second-hand bookshop operations, with 4 shops on both sides of the Australian continent.
For 48 years, Elizabeth’s have been major dealers in second-hand, out-of-print and discounted new books.