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The Resource Tomboys : a literary and cultural history, Michelle Ann Abate

Tomboys : a literary and cultural history, Michelle Ann Abate

Label
Tomboys : a literary and cultural history
Title
Tomboys
Title remainder
a literary and cultural history
Statement of responsibility
Michelle Ann Abate
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The history of the shifting image of the tomboy in popular culture
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abate, Michelle Ann
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Sex role in literature
  • Girls in literature
  • Women in literature
  • Sex role
  • Girls in motion pictures
  • Women in motion pictures
  • Sex role in motion pictures
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • American fiction
  • Girls in literature
  • Girls in motion pictures
  • Sex role
  • Sex role in literature
  • Sex role in motion pictures
  • Women in literature
  • Women in motion pictures
  • United States
  • Mädchen
  • Geschlechterrolle
  • Roman
  • Film
  • USA
Label
Tomboys : a literary and cultural history, Michelle Ann Abate
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-280) 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
Introduction: From antebellum hoyden to millennial girl power : the unwritten history (and hidden history) of tomboyism as in the United States -- The white tomboy launches a gender backlash : E.D.E.N. Southworth's The hidden hand -- The tomboy becomes a cultural phenomenon : Louisa May Alcott's Little women -- The tomboy matures into the new woman : Sarah Orne Jewett's A country doctor -- The tomboy is reinvented as the exercise enthusiast : Charlotte Perkins Gilman's Herland -- The tomboy becomes the all-Americanizing girl : Willa Cather's O pioneers! and My Antonia -- The tomboy shifts from feminist to flapper : Clara Bow in Victor Fleming's Hula -- The tomboy turns freakishly queer and queerly freakish : Carson McCullers's The member of the wedding -- The tomboy becomes the "odd girl out" : Ann Bannon's Women in the shadows -- The tomboy returns to Hollywood : Tatum O'Neal in Peter Bogdanovich's Paper moon -- Epilogue: The tomboy finally "comes into the light" : transformations to white feminism, the emergence of whiteness studies and the end of racialized white tomboyism
Control code
ocn302361957
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 300 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781592137244
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786611973261
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt143h8t1
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)302361957
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Tomboys : a literary and cultural history, Michelle Ann Abate
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-280) 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
Introduction: From antebellum hoyden to millennial girl power : the unwritten history (and hidden history) of tomboyism as in the United States -- The white tomboy launches a gender backlash : E.D.E.N. Southworth's The hidden hand -- The tomboy becomes a cultural phenomenon : Louisa May Alcott's Little women -- The tomboy matures into the new woman : Sarah Orne Jewett's A country doctor -- The tomboy is reinvented as the exercise enthusiast : Charlotte Perkins Gilman's Herland -- The tomboy becomes the all-Americanizing girl : Willa Cather's O pioneers! and My Antonia -- The tomboy shifts from feminist to flapper : Clara Bow in Victor Fleming's Hula -- The tomboy turns freakishly queer and queerly freakish : Carson McCullers's The member of the wedding -- The tomboy becomes the "odd girl out" : Ann Bannon's Women in the shadows -- The tomboy returns to Hollywood : Tatum O'Neal in Peter Bogdanovich's Paper moon -- Epilogue: The tomboy finally "comes into the light" : transformations to white feminism, the emergence of whiteness studies and the end of racialized white tomboyism
Control code
ocn302361957
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 300 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781592137244
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786611973261
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt143h8t1
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)302361957
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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