The "respectables" and the "roughs": Subjectivity and Class in the Academy and Victorian Women's Writing

by Mary Leiby


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Examination of class-based constructions of the literary canon and the academy derived from standards of "respectability" and "roughness" inherited from Victorian culture; analysis of forgotten lower middle-class and working-class Victorian women writers' texts.

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ISBN-13: 9780530005782
Publisher: Dissertation Discovery Company, LLC
Publication date: 09/26/2019
Pages: 340
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.02(h) x 0.71(d)

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