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Gilman, Charlotte Perkins 1860-1935

Overview
Works: 609 works in 1,879 publications in 17 languages and 74,970 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Feminist fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Political fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Juvenile works  Horror tales 
Roles: Author, Editor, Former owner, Correspondent, Illustrator, Author in quotations or text abstracts
Classifications: PS1744.G57, 813.4
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Corporate earnings: cash or cosmetics by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( Book )

191 editions published between 1892 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlotte Perkins Gilman was America's leading feminist intellectual of the early twentieth century. 'The Yellow Wall-Paper' and Other Stories makes available the fullest selection of her short fiction ever printed. In addition to her pioneering masterpiece, 'The Yellow Wall-Paper' (1890), which draws on her own experience of depression and insanity, this edition features her Impress 'story studies', works in the manner of writers such as James, Twain, and Kipling. These stories, together with other fiction from her neglected California period (1890-5), throw new light on Gilman as a practitioner of the art of fiction. In her Forerunner stories she repeatedly explores the situation of the 'woman of fifty' and inspires reform by imagining workable solutions to a range of personal and social problems. The introduction to this edition places Gilman in the cultural and historical context of the American divided self, her Beecher heritage, and her contribution to the female Gothic
Herland by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( Book )

117 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 2,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One the eve of WWI, three American male explorers stumble onto an all-female society somewhere in the distant reaches of the earth. Unable to believe their eyes, they promptly set out to find some men, convinced that since this is a civilized country--there must be men. So begins this sparkling utopian novel, a romp through a whole world "masculine" and "feminine", as on target today as when it was written 65 years ago
Women and economics a study of the economic relation between men and women as a factor in social evolution by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( Book )

132 editions published between 1898 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 2,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Charlotte Perkins Gilman reader : the yellow wallpaper, and other fiction by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( Book )

25 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in English and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Charlotte Perkins Gilman Reader is an anthology of fiction by one of America's most important feminist writers. Probably best known as the author of "The Yellow Wallpaper," in which a woman is driven mad by chauvinist psychiatry, Gilman wrote numerous other short stories and novels reflecting her radical socialist and feminist view of turn-of-the-century America. Collected here by the noted Gilman scholar Ann J. Lane are eighteen stories and fragments, including a selection from Herland, Gilman's novel of a feminist utopia. The resulting anthology provides a provocative blueprint to Gilman's intellectual and creative production."--Jacket
The home; its work and influence by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( Book )

52 editions published between 1903 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gilman, one of the leading feminist theorists, argues for a reorganization of domestic work based on the guidelines of industrialism
The man-made world; or, Our androcentric culture by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( Book )

56 editions published between 1911 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: Here is a cry for feminist revolution. In this work, Charlotte Perkins Gilman details how male-dominated culture has, through the very social devices that keep it in place, conspired to produce greater human suffering than is truly necessary. In this landmark work she explains how economic status, mobility, and autonomy are at the root of the subjugation of women worldwide. For anyone wanting to understand the feminist movement, how far it has come, and how much of its ambition is yet unfulfilled, The Man-Made World is a fascinating work of philosophy and biting social commentary. American writer and social reformer Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1860-1935) was a pioneer of modern feminism. She is best remembered for her short story "The Yellow Wallpaper" (1890)
Unpunished : a mystery by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( Book )

13 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlotte Perkins Gilman's first and only detective novel begins with a murder to confound any mystery fan: a local attorney, Wade Vaughn, is found dead in his study with a bullet in his temple, a knife in his back, a gaping wound in his skull, a cord around his neck, and a poisoned whiskey glass by his side. As the plot unfolds, it reveals motives for murder as numerous as the means: Vaughn is an evil man who has abused and blackmailed clients, servants, and family members, driven his wife to suicide, and devised a sinister plan for forcing marriage upon his young stepdaughter. The task of untangling this multitudinous mystery falls to a husband-and-wife detective team. The good-natured and resourceful Jim Hunt is sometimes outshone by his clever and intrepid wife Bess, a former journalist, who goes undercover as a servant in the dead man's home. When Bess and Jim finally discover the solution - through secret diaries, hidden surveillance, and last-minute confession - it surprises even them. Unpunished is a mystery with a message; Gilman weaves her case for women's freedom and empowerment into a story rich in twists and turns, colorful characters, red herrings, and wry humor
With her in Ourland : sequel to Herland by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( Book )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Herland native, Ellador, marries a male sociologist and goes to "his" land, the United States
The Yellow wallpaper and other writings by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( Book )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents fiction and non-fiction selections from the twentieth-century American feminist and sociologist, displaying keen analysis of economic and women's issues
The crux : a novel by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( Book )

13 editions published between 1911 and 2003 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Crux portrays a multigenerational group of woman who flee the repressive traditions of their New England village on the advice of a woman physician. Migrating to the free and progressive West, they find personal growth and self-fulfillment in a Colorado town. An argument against the nineteeth-century ideal of female "innocence" that left women vulnerable to sexually transmitted disease, the novel invokes classic frontier ideology along with a feminist critique of the male-dominated medical establishment in order to argue for women's sexual self-determination." "Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1860-1935) was a pioneering figure in twentieth-century feminism, an intrepid social theorist, writer, and activist. Originally serialized in Gilman's magazine The Forerunner in 1911, The Crux envisions many of her best-known reformist ideas for gender relations and social organization. In their Massachusetts hometown, her female protagonists languish out of duty to Victorian values that circumscribe women's personal and intellectual development. In Colorado, however they help to establish a thriving new world founded on many of Gilman's principles for progressive social change, including socialized housekeeping, professionalized child care, and economic independence for white, middle-class women."--Jacket
Concerning children by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( Book )

47 editions published between 1900 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social ethics : sociology and the future of society by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( Book )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents for the first time in book form Gilman's sociological treatise on social ethics
Charlotte Perkins Gilman's In this our world and uncollected poems by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What Diantha did by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( Book )

21 editions published between 1910 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. This book features a table of contents linked to every chapter. The book was designed for optimal navigation on the Kindle, PDA, Smartphone, and other electronic readers. It is formatted to display on all electronic devices including the Kindle, Smartphones and other Mobile Devices with a small display
The living of Charlotte Perkins Gilman : an autobiography by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( Book )

22 editions published between 1935 and 1991 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eternal me by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nation by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earth, the world and I by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Up and down by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Woman's Congress of 1899 by Charlotte Perkins Gilman( )

8 editions published between 1899 and 1996 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Charlotte Perkins Gilman amerikansk poet

Charlotte Perkins Gilman sociologa e scrittrice statunitense

Charlotte Perkins Gilman US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin und Frauenrechtlerin

Gilman, Charlotte Anna Perkins 1860-1935

Gilman, Charlotte P. 1860-1935

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Gilman, Charlotte Perkins Stetson.

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Perkins, Charlotte 1860-1935

Perkins, Charlotte A. 1860-1935

Perkins, Charlotte Anna.

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Perkins-Gilman, Charlotte 1860-1935

Perkins Gilman Stetson Charlotte 1860-1935

Perkins Stetson, Charlotte.

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Perkins Stetson Gilman, Charlotte.

Stetson, Charles Walter.

Stetson, Charles Walter 1860-1935 Mrs

Stetson, Charles Walter, Mrs., 1860-1935

Stetson, Charlote Perkins

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Stetson, Charlotte Perkins 1860-1935

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Stetson Charlotte Perkins Gilman 1860-1935

Stetson Gilman Charlotte Perkins 1860-1935

Гилман, Шарлотта Перкинс американская феминистка, социолог, писательница, преподаватель

Шарлотта Перкінс Гілман

جيلمان، شارلوط (پركينس) ستيتسون

جيلمسان، شارلوط

ستيتسون، شارلوط (پركينس)

شارلوت پرکینز گیلمان شاعر آمریکایی

پركينس-ستيتسون، شارلوط

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HerlandWomen and economics a study of the economic relation between men and women as a factor in social evolutionThe Charlotte Perkins Gilman reader : the yellow wallpaper, and other fictionThe home; its work and influenceThe man-made world; or, Our androcentric cultureUnpunished : a mysteryWith her in Ourland : sequel to HerlandThe Yellow wallpaper and other writings