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The Resource Our sisters' keepers : nineteenth-century benevolence literature by American women, edited by Jill Bergman and Debra Bernardi, (electronic resource)

Our sisters' keepers : nineteenth-century benevolence literature by American women, edited by Jill Bergman and Debra Bernardi, (electronic resource)

Label
Our sisters' keepers : nineteenth-century benevolence literature by American women
Title
Our sisters' keepers
Title remainder
nineteenth-century benevolence literature by American women
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jill Bergman and Debra Bernardi
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bergman, Jill
  • Bernardi, Debra
  • ebrary, Inc
Series statement
Studies in American literary realism and naturalism
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Benevolence in literature
  • Literature and society
  • Women and literature
  • American literature
  • Charity in literature
  • Poverty in literature
  • Poor in literature
Label
Our sisters' keepers : nineteenth-century benevolence literature by American women, edited by Jill Bergman and Debra Bernardi, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-288) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Stories of the poorhouse / Karen Tracey -- Representing the "deserving poor" / Lori Merish -- "Dedicated to works of beneficence" / Mary Templin -- Reforming women's reform literature / Whitney A. Womack -- "The right to be let alone" / Debra Bernardi -- Women's charity vs. scientific philanthropy in Sarah Orne Jewett / Monika Elbert -- "Oh the poor women!" / Jill Bergman -- Frances Harper's poverty relief mission in the African American community / Terry D. Novak -- "To reveal the humble immigrant parents to their own children" / Sarah E. Chinn -- Character's conduct / James Salazar
Control code
ebr10309019
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 299 p
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)424522015
Label
Our sisters' keepers : nineteenth-century benevolence literature by American women, edited by Jill Bergman and Debra Bernardi, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-288) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Stories of the poorhouse / Karen Tracey -- Representing the "deserving poor" / Lori Merish -- "Dedicated to works of beneficence" / Mary Templin -- Reforming women's reform literature / Whitney A. Womack -- "The right to be let alone" / Debra Bernardi -- Women's charity vs. scientific philanthropy in Sarah Orne Jewett / Monika Elbert -- "Oh the poor women!" / Jill Bergman -- Frances Harper's poverty relief mission in the African American community / Terry D. Novak -- "To reveal the humble immigrant parents to their own children" / Sarah E. Chinn -- Character's conduct / James Salazar
Control code
ebr10309019
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 299 p
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)424522015

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