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Representing femininity

middle-class subjectivity in Victorian and Edwardian women"s autobiographies

by Mary Jean Corbett

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • English prose literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
    • Women authors, English -- Biography -- History and criticism,
    • English prose literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
    • Women -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century -- Historiography,
    • Women and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century,
    • Women -- Great Britain -- Biography -- History and criticism,
    • Femininity in literature,
    • Middle class in literature,
    • Autobiography -- Women authors,
    • Subjectivity in literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-232) and index.

      StatementMary Jean Corbett.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR788.W65 C6 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 240 p. ;
      Number of Pages240
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1539018M
      ISBN 100195068580
      LC Control Number91017499

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Discourse, consumerism, : MODERNITY AND THE SPACES OF FEMININITY For it is a striking fact that many of the canoni-cal works held up as the founding monuments of modern art treat precisely with this area, sexuality, and this form of it, commercial exchange. I am thinking of innumerable brothel scenes through to Picasso's Demoiselles d Avignon or that other form, the File Size: 1MB.

Femininity (also called womanliness or girlishness) is a set of attributes, behaviors, and roles generally associated with women and gh femininity is socially constructed, some research indicates that some behaviors considered feminine are biologically influenced.

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Arguing for the importance of a historical approach, this book examines continuities and changes in dominant myths of femininity, especially in the transition. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary This text reassesses how women are talked about and constructed visually across a range of popular media.

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