The Ethnography of Manners: Hawthorne, James and Wharton

The Ethnography of Manners: Hawthorne, James and Wharton

by Nancy Bentley
     
 

Examines fiction and ethnography in the work of Hawthorne, James and Wharton.See more details below

Overview

Examines fiction and ethnography in the work of Hawthorne, James and Wharton.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521039666
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/18/2007
Series:
Cambridge Studies in American Literature and Culture Series, #90
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
260
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements; 1. The equivocation of culture; 2. Nathaniel Hawthorne and the fetish of race; 3. The discipline of manners; 4. Henry James and magical property; 5. Edith Wharton and the alienation of divorce; Notes; Index.

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