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The woman and the hour : Harriet Martineau and Victorian ideologies

Author: Caroline Roberts
Publisher: Toronto, Ont. : University of Toronto Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Essay : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Harriet Martineau was a major figure in the Victorian period and a prominent speaker in a number of contemporary cultural debates, including those on racism, atheism, abolitionism, and the status of women. Her various books, novels, essays, and articles generated tremendous controversy in their reception as they forced such topics of debate into the public realm."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Critique et interprétation
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Roberts, Caroline, 1970-
Woman and the hour.
Toronto, Ont. : University of Toronto Press, 2002
(DLC) 2002283642
(OCoLC)48242499
Named Person: Harriet Martineau; Harriet Martineau; Harriet Martineau; Harriet Martineau; Harriet Martineau; Harriet Martineau; Harriet Martineau; Harriet Martineau
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Caroline Roberts
ISBN: 9781442682559 1442682558 1282014749 9781282014749
OCLC Number: 244766711
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction: Contexts and Controversies --
Gendered Discourses and a Sociology of Texts: Illustrations of Political Economy (1832-4) --
The Linguistic Structure of American Society --
Realism and Feminism: Deerbrook (1839) --
History and Romance: The Hour and the Man (1841) --
Invalidism, Mesmerism, and the Medical Profession: Life in the Sick-Room (1844) and Letters on Mesmerism (1844) --
History and Religious Faith: Eastern Life, Present and Past (1848) --
Shaking the Faith: Letters on the Laws of Man's Nature and Development (1851).
Responsibility: Caroline Roberts.
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Roberts situates Martineau's controversial writing in its historical context and presents a sophisticated scholarly analysis of their predominantly hostile reception.  Read more...

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