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The Resource When Sex Changed : Birth Control Politics and Literature between the World Wars

When Sex Changed : Birth Control Politics and Literature between the World Wars

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When Sex Changed : Birth Control Politics and Literature between the World Wars
Title
When Sex Changed
Title remainder
Birth Control Politics and Literature between the World Wars
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In When Sex Changed, Layne Parish Craig analyzes the ways literary texts responded to the political, economic, sexual, and social values put forward by the birth control movements of the 1910's to the 1930's in the United States and Great Britain. Discussion of contraception and related topics (including feminism, religion, and eugenics) changed the way that writers depicted women, marriage, and family life. Tracing this shift, Craig compares disparate responses to the birth control controversy, from early skepticism by mainstream feminists, reflected in Charlotte Perkins Gilman's Herland
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Cataloging source
IDEBK
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Craig, Layne Parish
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
American Literatures Initiative
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  • American literature
  • English literature
  • Women and literature
  • Birth control in literature
  • Feminism and literature
  • Eugenics in literature
  • Birth control
  • Birth control
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • American literature
  • Birth control in literature
  • Birth control
  • English literature
  • Eugenics in literature
  • Feminism and literature
  • Women and literature
  • Great Britain
  • United States
Label
When Sex Changed : Birth Control Politics and Literature between the World Wars
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Setting motherhood free -- The thing you are!: the woman rebel in Charlotte Perkins Gilman's Herland saga -- Six sons at Eton: birth control and the medical model in Joyce and Woolf -- That means children to me: the birth control review in Harlem -- Unbridled lust and calamitous error: religion, eugenics, and contraception in 1930s family sagas -- She takes good care that the matter will end there: the artist's douche bag in three guineas and if I forget thee, Jerusalem -- Conclusion: Birth control's narrative afterlives
Control code
ocn863034880
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813562124
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
ebc1562504
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 544206
  • 22573/ctt4jv8sd
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)863034880
Label
When Sex Changed : Birth Control Politics and Literature between the World Wars
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Setting motherhood free -- The thing you are!: the woman rebel in Charlotte Perkins Gilman's Herland saga -- Six sons at Eton: birth control and the medical model in Joyce and Woolf -- That means children to me: the birth control review in Harlem -- Unbridled lust and calamitous error: religion, eugenics, and contraception in 1930s family sagas -- She takes good care that the matter will end there: the artist's douche bag in three guineas and if I forget thee, Jerusalem -- Conclusion: Birth control's narrative afterlives
Control code
ocn863034880
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813562124
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
ebc1562504
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 544206
  • 22573/ctt4jv8sd
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)863034880

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