The Resource Women, crime, and character : from Moll Flanders to Tess of the d'Urbervilles, Nicola Lacey

Women, crime, and character : from Moll Flanders to Tess of the d'Urbervilles, Nicola Lacey

Label
Women, crime, and character : from Moll Flanders to Tess of the d'Urbervilles
Title
Women, crime, and character
Title remainder
from Moll Flanders to Tess of the d'Urbervilles
Statement of responsibility
Nicola Lacey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work draws on law, literature, philosophy and social history to explore fundamental changes in ideas of selfhood, gender and social order in 18th and 19th century England. Lacey argues that these changes underpinned a radical shift in mechanisms of responsibility-attribution, with implications for the criminalisation of women
Cataloging source
InIU-L
Dewey number
364.374094209033
Index
index present
LC call number
K349
LC item number
.L33 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Women, crime, and character : from Moll Flanders to Tess of the d'Urbervilles, Nicola Lacey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-144) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • none
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
'Don't go to murder my character': criminal responsibility in the age of Moll Flanders -- 'What is the use of a woman's will?': the demise of Moll in the age of sensibility -- 'The weaker half of the human family'?: responsibility, mind and morals in the age of Tess
Control code
ocn420180743
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 164 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191720185
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37520398
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)420180743
  • oso0191720186

Library Locations

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