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The Resource Confidence men and painted women : a study of middle-class culture in America, 1830-1870, Karen Halttunen

Confidence men and painted women : a study of middle-class culture in America, 1830-1870, Karen Halttunen

Label
Confidence men and painted women : a study of middle-class culture in America, 1830-1870
Title
Confidence men and painted women
Title remainder
a study of middle-class culture in America, 1830-1870
Statement of responsibility
Karen Halttunen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Karen Halttunen draws a vivid picture of the social and cultural development of the upwardly mobile middle class, basing her study on a survey of the conduct manuals and fashion magazines of mid-nineteenth-century America
Member of
Cataloging source
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Halttunen, Karen
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Yale historical publications. Miscellany
Series volume
129
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle class
  • United States
  • Social values
  • Hypocrisy
  • Sincerity
  • Bourgeoisie
  • Valeurs sociales
  • Hypocrisie
  • Sincérité
  • États-Unis
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Hypocrisy
  • Middle class
  • Moral conditions
  • Sincerity
  • Social values
  • United States
  • Middenklassen
  • Sociale moraal
  • Social Class
  • Social Conditions
  • Social Control, Informal
  • Social Values
  • United States
Label
Confidence men and painted women : a study of middle-class culture in America, 1830-1870, Karen Halttunen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-255) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The Era of the Confidence Man -- 2. Hypocrisy and Sincerity in the World of Strangers -- 3. Sentimental Culture and the Problem of Fashion -- 4. Sentimental Culture and the Problem of Etiquette -- 5. Mourning the Dead: A Study in Sentimental Ritual -- 6. Disguises, Masks and the Parlor Theatricals: The Decline of Sentimental Culture in the 1850s -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn861792494
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 262 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300166644
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt30008t
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861792494
Label
Confidence men and painted women : a study of middle-class culture in America, 1830-1870, Karen Halttunen
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-255) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The Era of the Confidence Man -- 2. Hypocrisy and Sincerity in the World of Strangers -- 3. Sentimental Culture and the Problem of Fashion -- 4. Sentimental Culture and the Problem of Etiquette -- 5. Mourning the Dead: A Study in Sentimental Ritual -- 6. Disguises, Masks and the Parlor Theatricals: The Decline of Sentimental Culture in the 1850s -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn861792494
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 262 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300166644
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt30008t
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861792494

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