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Title Unbreakable : women share stories of resilience and hope / edited by Jane Caro.
Imprint St Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press, 2017.

Subject Family violence -- Australia -- Anecdotes.
Rape victims -- Australia -- Anecdotes.
Miscarriage -- Anecdotes.
Depression in women -- Anecdotes.
Courage -- Anecdotes.
Inspiration -- Anecdotes.
Alt Name Caro, Jane,
Description 1 online resource
Contents Cover ; Editor biography; Title Page; Contents; Publisher's note; Foreword; Introduction: The Power to Shame; I Believe You; Fighting Cyberhate; The Lost Years; The Cold Marble Slab; Is the Personal Still Political?; The Survivor; Uncensored; Cool Girl; Countdown; Not a Lady; Good Migrant Girl; Miscarriage; Ladies, Check Your Privilege; A Living Movement; Rewriting the Headlines; Such a Small Thing; Risk and Desire; Contributors; Notes; Imprint page.
Summary Every woman has a story. Every woman has a story of survival. In this revealingly honest collection, successful Australian women talk about the challenges they have overcome, from sexual assault and domestic violence to racism, miscarriage, depression and loss, and how they let the past go to move forward with their lives. Courageously, the contributors delve deep into how these experiences made them feel, what the personal cost was and why they may have chosen to remain quiet until now. In a time when bragging about sexual assault doesn't preclude being elected President of the United States, women must stand together and speak out against violence against women. Unbreakable shows that every woman, no matter her success, has a story, and that together we are stronger. In Jane Caro's words: I want to pass on courage and hope to women who have also gone through such things by all of us speaking up about our own experiences. These things do not need to either define us or destroy us. We can find the strength to move forward, and this book shows how successful women have done just that.
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed June 20, 2017).
ISBN 9780702259227 (electronic bk.)
0702259225 (electronic bk.)
9780702259234 (electronic bk.)
0702259233 (electronic bk.)
9780702259241
0702259241
9780702259678
0702259675
OCLC # 979991533