The Resource The Culture of sentiment : race, gender, and sentimentality in nineteenth-century America, edited by Shirley Samuels

The Culture of sentiment : race, gender, and sentimentality in nineteenth-century America, edited by Shirley Samuels

Label
The Culture of sentiment : race, gender, and sentimentality in nineteenth-century America
Title
The Culture of sentiment
Title remainder
race, gender, and sentimentality in nineteenth-century America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Shirley Samuels
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of critical essays endeavours to give fuller body and scope to the subject of 19th-century American sentimentality by examining it in light of the so-called "women's culture" and the issue of race
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
810.9/003
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS217.S55
LC item number
C85 1992eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The Culture of sentiment : race, gender, and sentimentality in nineteenth-century America, edited by Shirley Samuels
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-340) 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
Tender violence : literary eavesdropping, domestic fiction, and educational reform / Laura Wexler -- "Domestic differences" : competing narratives of womanhood in the murder trial of Lucretia Chapman / Karen Halttunen -- Rape, murder, and revenge in "Slavery's pleasant homes" : Lydia Maria Child's antislavery fiction and the limits of genre / Carolyn L. Karcher -- Sentimental figures : reading Godey's lady's book in antebellum America / Isabelle Lehuu -- Bodily bonds : the intersecting rhetorics of feminism and abolition / Karen Sánchez-Eppler -- Vanishing Americans : gender, empire, and new historicism / Lora Romero -- Class and the strategies of sympathy / Amy Schrager Lang -- Unseemly sentiments : the cultural problem of gambling / Ann Fabian -- The identity of slavery / Shirley Samuels -- Narratives of the female body : the Greek slave / Joy S. Kasson -- Sympathy as strategy in Sedgwick's Hope Leslie / Dana Nelson -- Relic, fetish, femmage : the aesthetics of sentiment in the work of Stowe / Lynn Wardley -- The mulatto, tragic or triumphant? : the nineteenth-century American race melodrama / Susan Gillman -- Runaway tongue : resistant orality in Uncle Tom's cabin, Our Nig, Incidents in the life of a slave girl, and Beloved / Harryette Mullen -- The female woman : Fanny Fern and the form of sentiment / Lauren Berlant
Control code
ocm65208925
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 349 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423764281
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35465931
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)65208925
  • pebcs1423764285

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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