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|Genre/Form:||Criticism, interpretation, etc
|Material Type:||Government publication, State or province government publication|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Scott R MacKenzie
|ISBN:||9780813933412 0813933412 9780813933429 0813933420|
|Description:||x, 292 pages ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||Introduction: There's no case like home --
"Stock the parish with beauties": Henry Fielding's parochial vision --
An Englishwoman's workhouse is her castle: poverty management and the Radcliffean gothic --
Home and away: hegemony and naturalization --
There's no home-like place: out of doors in Scotland --
Conclusion: this home is not a house.
|Series Title:||Winner of the Walker Cowen Memorial Prize|
|Other Titles:||Poverty, fiction, and the invention of the middle-class home|
|Responsibility:||Scott R. MacKenzie.|
Clearly written and carefully researched, this book makes an important and transformative argument. Through a lens trained on the image of 'home, ' Mackenzie elaborates relationships between novels
- Home in literature.
- English fiction -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
- Middle class in literature.
- Nationalism in literature.
- Social structure -- England -- History -- 18th century.
- Poverty -- Government policy -- England.
- English literature -- Scottish authors -- History and criticism.
- Literature and society -- History -- 18th century.
- English fiction.
- English literature -- Scottish authors.
- Literature and society.
- Poverty -- Government policy.
- Social structure.