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The Resource Betrayal and other acts of subversion : feminism, sexual politics, Asian American women's literature, Leslie Bow

Betrayal and other acts of subversion : feminism, sexual politics, Asian American women's literature, Leslie Bow

Label
Betrayal and other acts of subversion : feminism, sexual politics, Asian American women's literature
Title
Betrayal and other acts of subversion
Title remainder
feminism, sexual politics, Asian American women's literature
Statement of responsibility
Leslie Bow
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Asian American women have long dealt with charges of betrayal within and beyond their communities. Images of their "disloyalty" pervade American culture, from the daughter who is branded a traitor to family for adopting American ways, to the war bride who immigrates in defiance of her countrymen, to a figure such as Yoko Ono, accused of breaking up the Beatles with her "seduction" of John Lennon. Leslie Bow here explores how representations of females transgressing the social order play out in literature by Asian American women. Questions of ethnic belonging, sexuality, identification, and pol
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bow, Leslie
Dewey number
810.9/9287/08995
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.A84
LC item number
B69 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Asian American women
  • Feminism and literature
  • Women and literature
  • Asian American women in literature
  • Asian Americans in literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Asian American women in literature
  • Asian American women
  • Asian Americans in literature
  • Feminism and literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • Women and literature
  • United States
  • Frauenliteratur
  • Ethnische Identität
  • Asiatin
  • Sexualität
  • Politik
  • Geschichte 1960-2000
  • USA
Label
Betrayal and other acts of subversion : feminism, sexual politics, Asian American women's literature, Leslie Bow
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-207) 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: Theorizing Gendered Constructions of Ethnic and National Collectivity
  • To Enjoy Being a Girl: Sexuality and Partial Citizenship
  • The Triumph of the Prefeminist Chinese Woman?: Incorporating Racial Difference Through Feminist Narrative
  • Third World Testimony in the Era of Globalization: Le Ly Hayslip's Bad (Girl) Karma and the Art of Neutrality
  • The Gendered Subject of Human Rights: Domestic Infidelity in Irrawaddy Tango and The Scent of the Gods
  • Afterword: Multiplying Loyalties
Control code
756502290
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 212 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400824144
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttvcc8
  • 254ad374-d7d7-468c-83e7-2b5a5b45f9e3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)756502290
Label
Betrayal and other acts of subversion : feminism, sexual politics, Asian American women's literature, Leslie Bow
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-207) 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: Theorizing Gendered Constructions of Ethnic and National Collectivity
  • To Enjoy Being a Girl: Sexuality and Partial Citizenship
  • The Triumph of the Prefeminist Chinese Woman?: Incorporating Racial Difference Through Feminist Narrative
  • Third World Testimony in the Era of Globalization: Le Ly Hayslip's Bad (Girl) Karma and the Art of Neutrality
  • The Gendered Subject of Human Rights: Domestic Infidelity in Irrawaddy Tango and The Scent of the Gods
  • Afterword: Multiplying Loyalties
Control code
756502290
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 212 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400824144
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttvcc8
  • 254ad374-d7d7-468c-83e7-2b5a5b45f9e3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)756502290

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