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The Resource Sex expression & American women writers, 1860-1940, Dale M. Bauer

Sex expression & American women writers, 1860-1940, Dale M. Bauer

Label
Sex expression & American women writers, 1860-1940
Title
Sex expression & American women writers, 1860-1940
Statement of responsibility
Dale M. Bauer
Title variation
Sex expression and American women writers, 1860-1940
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
American women novelists of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries registered a call for a new sexual freedom, Dale Bauer contends. By creating a lexicon of sex expression, many authors explored sexuality as part of a discourse about women's needs rather than confining it to the realm of sentiments, where it had been relegated (if broached at all) by earlier writers. This new rhetoric of sexuality enabled critical conversations about who had sex, when in life they had it, and how it signified. Whether liberating or repressive, sexuality became a potential force for female agency in
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bauer, Dale M.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Sex in literature
  • Language and sex
  • Expression in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Expression in literature
  • Language and sex
  • Sex in literature
Label
Sex expression & American women writers, 1860-1940, Dale M. Bauer
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-262) 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
The sexualization of American culture -- Blood, sex, and the ugly girl -- Refusing middle age -- Sex power -- Inarticulate sex -- Is sex everything? -- Conclusion: sexual exhaustion
Control code
ocn405094775
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 277 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807832301
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/ctt611mv
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)405094775
Label
Sex expression & American women writers, 1860-1940, Dale M. Bauer
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-262) 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
The sexualization of American culture -- Blood, sex, and the ugly girl -- Refusing middle age -- Sex power -- Inarticulate sex -- Is sex everything? -- Conclusion: sexual exhaustion
Control code
ocn405094775
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 277 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807832301
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/ctt611mv
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)405094775

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