American Plays of the New Woman

American Plays of the New Woman

by Keith Newlin, Keith Newlin
     
 

These six plays nicely illustrate the battle of the sexes in the early twentieth century over such issues as the double standard, the advent of the New Woman and turn-of-the-century feminism, and the clash between a woman's career and conventional marriage.See more details below

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These six plays nicely illustrate the battle of the sexes in the early twentieth century over such issues as the double standard, the advent of the New Woman and turn-of-the-century feminism, and the clash between a woman's career and conventional marriage.

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Delightful...wonderful insights into the collective mentality of the liberation period.

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ISBN-13:
9781566632867
Publisher:
Ivan R Dee
Publication date:
01/28/2000
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
5.74(w) x 8.78(h) x 1.00(d)

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