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Author Surname, Author Initial. (Year Published). Title. Publication Title. City: Publisher. Retrieved from http://Website URL


Good girl art. Retrieved from

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(Author Surname, Year Published)


definition: drawings or paintings which feature a strong emphasis on attractive women no matter what the subject or situation ('Good girl art', n.d.)

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