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Nineteenth-Century American Women"s Novels:Interpretive Strategies (Cambridge Studies in American Literature and Culture)

by Susan K. Harris

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: 19th century,
  • Novels, other prose & writers,
  • Women Authors,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • American English,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • USA,
  • American - General,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages253
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7740534M
    ISBN 10052142870X
    ISBN 109780521428705

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    Susan K. Harris is distinguished professor emerita at the University of Kansas. She is author of God’s Arbiters: Americans and the Philippines, –; The Cultural Work of the Late Nineteenth Century Hostess: Annie Adams Fields and Mary Gladstone Drew; The Courtship of Olivia Langdon and Mark Twain; 19th-Century American Women’s Novels: Interpretive Strategies; and Mark Twain’s. Nineteenth-Century American women's Novels: Interpretive Strategies Cambridge University Press Ma This study proposes interpretive strategies for nineteenth-century American women's Title: Distinguished Professor, .

    The essay highlights aspects of ideology and of emancipation issues in Maria Susanna Cummins´ novel, The Lamplighter, published in Being a domestic, or sentimental, novel it reached a wide range of readers, as did many of contemporary female authors referred to as literary domestics. Though simply structured, The Lamplighter > carries a specific view as to life at home and life in the. Laurie also examines the republican tradition and the movements that drew on it, from the General Trades Unions in the age of In the only modern study synthesizing nineteenth-century American labor history, Bruce Laurie examines the character of working-class factionalism, plebian expectations of government, and relations between the organized.


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Part I: Introduction --The nineteenth-century women's text and the twentieth-century academic reader: studies in constitutive conventions --The public text and the private reader: trace studies in gender-based reading strategies --Widening the scope: strategies for multileveled reading.

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American women, if we accept Beecher’s views as the mainstream of nineteenth-century gender norms, dominated religion, morality, and benevolence. They generally exerted their influence through the home, a utopian space that nurtured children and sheltered husbands. Elizabeth Stuart Phelps () Contributing Editor: Carol Farley Kessler Classroom Issues and Strategies.

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In a way, my relationship with him has guided my scholarly life: I’ve written two books specifically on him (Mark Twain's Escape from Time and The Courtship of Olivia Langdon and Mark Twain), but his images of women provided the initial questions that eventuated in American Women's Novels: Interpretive Strategies, and he appears in The.