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The Resource The production of personal life : class, gender, and the psychological in Hawthorne's fiction, Joel Pfister

The production of personal life : class, gender, and the psychological in Hawthorne's fiction, Joel Pfister

Label
The production of personal life : class, gender, and the psychological in Hawthorne's fiction
Title
The production of personal life
Title remainder
class, gender, and the psychological in Hawthorne's fiction
Statement of responsibility
Joel Pfister
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pfister, Joel
Dewey number
813/.3
Index
index present
LC call number
PS1892.P74
LC item number
P45 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Literature and society
  • Psychological fiction, American
  • Middle class in literature
  • Psychology in literature
  • Sex role in literature
Label
The production of personal life : class, gender, and the psychological in Hawthorne's fiction, Joel Pfister
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-240) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Hawthorne and the history of personal life -- Historical birthmarks: Hawthorne and the cultural production of the psychological self -- Monsters in the hothouse: Monstrous expectations in "Rappacini's Daughter" -- Plotting womanhood: Feminine evolution and narrative feminization in 'Blithedale' -- Melville's birthmarks: The feminization industry -- Sowing dragons' teeth: Personal life and revolution in 'The Scarlet Letter' -- Cleaning house: From the Gothic to the Middle-Class world order -- Disciplinary misrepresentation: Reconstructing Miriam's Hand -- Coda -- Hawthorne, the disturbing influence, and the process of class formation
Control code
ocm23869901
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 252 pages
Isbn
9780804719476
Lccn
91016686
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)23869901
Label
The production of personal life : class, gender, and the psychological in Hawthorne's fiction, Joel Pfister
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-240) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Hawthorne and the history of personal life -- Historical birthmarks: Hawthorne and the cultural production of the psychological self -- Monsters in the hothouse: Monstrous expectations in "Rappacini's Daughter" -- Plotting womanhood: Feminine evolution and narrative feminization in 'Blithedale' -- Melville's birthmarks: The feminization industry -- Sowing dragons' teeth: Personal life and revolution in 'The Scarlet Letter' -- Cleaning house: From the Gothic to the Middle-Class world order -- Disciplinary misrepresentation: Reconstructing Miriam's Hand -- Coda -- Hawthorne, the disturbing influence, and the process of class formation
Control code
ocm23869901
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 252 pages
Isbn
9780804719476
Lccn
91016686
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)23869901

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