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A vindication of the rights of woman : an authoritative text backgrounds and contexts criticism

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft; Deidre Lynch
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, ©2009.
Series: Norton critical edition.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats

Covers Wollstonecraft scholarship and criticism for a fresh generation of students. This title includes 'Backgrounds and Contexts' section which is broken into four parts - 'Legacies of English  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
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Wollstonecraft, Mary, 1759-1797.
Vindication of the rights of woman.
New York : W.W. Norton, c2009
Named Person: Mary Wollstonecraft
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Wollstonecraft; Deidre Lynch
ISBN: 9780393929744 0393929744
OCLC Number: 181139153
Description: xi, 402 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: The text of A vindication of the rights of woman, with strictures on political and moral subjects --
Backgrounds and contexts. Legacies of English radicalism. From Paradise lost / John Milton ; From Second treatise of civil government / John Locke ; From Reflections upon marriage / Mary Astell --
Education. From Some thoughts concerning education / John Locke ; From A serious proposal to the ladies / Mary Astell ; From Emilius and Sophia; or, A new system of education / Jean-Jacques Rousseau ; From A father's legacy to his daughters / John Gregory ; From Letters on education / Catharine Macaulay ; From Strictures on the modern system of female education / Hannah More --
Wollstonecraft's revolutionary moment. From A discourse on the love of our country / Richard Price ; From Reflections on the revolution in France / Edmund Burke ; From A vindication of the rights of men / Mary Wollstonecraft ; From An historical and moral view of the origin and progress of the French Revolution / Mary Wollstonecraft --
The Wollstonecraft controversy. From Review of A vindication of the rights of woman / Anonymous ; From Review of A vindication of the rights of woman / William Enfield ; The rights of woman / Anna Laetitia Barbauld ; From A vindication of the rights of brutes / Thomas Taylor ; From Letters and essays, moral and miscellaneous / Mary Hays ; From Memoirs of the author of A vindication of the rights of woman / William Godwin ; From The unsex'd females / Richard Polwhele ; From Memoirs of Mary Wollstonecraft / Mary Hays ; From Belinda / Maria Edgeworth ; From The letters of Shahcoolen / Benjamin Silliman ; From Appeal of one half the human race, women, against the pretensions of the other half, men / William Thompson --
Criticism. Radical politics in Mary Wollstonecraft's A vindication of the rights of woman / Elissa S. Guralnick ; Reform or ruin : "A revolution in female manners" / Mitzi Myers ; From Wild nights : pleasure/sexuality/feminism / Cora Kaplan ; [A vindication of the rights of woman and female sexuality] / Mary Poovey ; From The distinction of the sexes / Claudia L. Johnson ; The religious foundations of Mary Wollstonecraft's feminism / Barbara Taylor --
Mary Wollstonecraft : a chronology.
Series Title: Norton critical edition.
Responsibility: Mary Wollstonecraft ; edited by Deidre Shauna Lynch.


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