The Resource Liberalism and the culture of security : the nineteenth-century rhetoric of reform, Katherine Henry

Liberalism and the culture of security : the nineteenth-century rhetoric of reform, Katherine Henry

Label
Liberalism and the culture of security : the nineteenth-century rhetoric of reform
Title
Liberalism and the culture of security
Title remainder
the nineteenth-century rhetoric of reform
Statement of responsibility
Katherine Henry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Figures of protection and security are everywhere in American public discourse, from the protection of privacy or civil liberties to the protection of marriage or the unborn, and from social security to homeland security. Liberalism and the Culture of Security traces a crucial paradox in historical and contemporary notions of citizenship: in a liberal democratic culture that imagines its citizens as self-reliant, autonomous, and inviolable, the truth is that claims for citizenship & mdash;particularly for marginalized groups such as women and slaves & mdash;have just as often been made in the nam
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
810.9/3581
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS217.P64
LC item number
H46 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Liberalism and the culture of security : the nineteenth-century rhetoric of reform, Katherine Henry
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the rhetoric of protection -- Declarations of independence, claims of injury -- Unmasking slavery: Angelina Grimké's rhetoric of exposure -- Melting into speech: Frances E.W. Harper and the citizenship of the heart -- The eloquent girl: liberal publicity and unprotected privacy in Henry James's The Bostonians
Control code
ocn772459207
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 213 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817385101
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b2605856x
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)772459207
  • pebcs081738510X

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