Dostoevsky and the Woman Question: Rereadings at the End of a Century

Dostoevsky and the Woman Question: Rereadings at the End of a Century

by Nina Pelikan Straus

Hardcover(1994)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780312107499
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date: 12/01/1994
Edition description: 1994
Pages: 191
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.02(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Dostoevsky and 'the Feminine' - 'Why Did I Say 'Women?': Raskolnikov Re-Imagined - Packaging The Gambler: The 'Problem' of the Emancipated Woman for Dostoevsky and His Critics - Nastasya's Flight from The Idiot's 'Womanhood' - More Notes Toward Eternal Husbands - Every Woman Loves a Nihilist: Stavrogin and Women in The Possessed - Female Suicides in Diary of a Writer - Re-reading the Feminine and the 'Corpse of the Father' in The Brothers Karamazov - Figure (Obraz), Disfigurement (Bezobrazie), and the Woman Questions Thematized

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