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American Agenda (Women: Girls' Self-Esteem) #147337

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 27, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: Carole Simpson) Girls and their loss of self-esteem during adolescence examined; New York City and Washington, DC, middle school classroom scenes shown. [Teens Samantha RADCLIFFE, Quiana HILTON, Heather SILVER, Sheila KEANE - explain why men are better off than women.] [Ms. Foundation president Marie WILSON, Colby College Lyn Mikel BROWN - talk about girls, their perceptions and self-esteem.] [Preteen girls Joy BURGESS, Lee McCLAIN; eighth graders Dawn MASON, Mercy HORST; age 9, Rebecca KLASFELD, her mother Heila RICHARDSON, WILSON - comment.]

Jennings, Peter;
Simpson, Carole

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