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Charlotte Brontë and Victorian psychology

Author: Sally Shuttleworth
Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 1996.
Series: Cambridge studies in nineteenth-century literature and culture, 7.
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Charlotte Bronte's fiction is examined in the context of Victorian constructions of psychology, sexuality, and insanity.

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Shuttleworth, Sally, 1952-
Charlotte Brontë and Victorian psychology.
New York : Cambridge University Press, 1996
(DLC) 95004681
(OCoLC)32550349
Named Person: Charlotte Brontë; Charlotte Brontë; Charlotte Brontë
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sally Shuttleworth
ISBN: 9780511582226 0511582226 0585099219 9780585099217
OCLC Number: 42922535
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 289 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Introduction --
pt. 1. Psychological discourse in the Victorian era. The art of surveillance --
The Haworth context --
Insanity and selfhood --
Reading the mind: physiognomy and phrenology --
The female bodily economy --
pt. 2. Charlotte Brontë's fiction. The early writings: penetrating power --
The Professor: 'the art of self-control' --
Jane Eyre: 'lurid hieroglyphics' --
Shirley: bodies and markets --
Villette: 'the surveillance of a sleepless eye' --
Conclusion.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in nineteenth-century literature and culture, 7.
Responsibility: Sally Shuttleworth.
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'Invokes primary sources to explode any persistent myths that Bronte lived in a cultural vacuum.' New Scientist 'An excellent, illuminating book.' Rick Rylance '[This] has made a major contribution Read more...

 
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