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The Resource Plain and ugly Janes : the rise of the ugly woman in contemporary American fiction, Charlotte M. Wright

Plain and ugly Janes : the rise of the ugly woman in contemporary American fiction, Charlotte M. Wright

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Plain and ugly Janes : the rise of the ugly woman in contemporary American fiction
Title
Plain and ugly Janes
Title remainder
the rise of the ugly woman in contemporary American fiction
Statement of responsibility
Charlotte M. Wright
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wright, Charlotte M
Dewey number
813/.5409352042
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS374.W6
LC item number
W74 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Literary criticism and cultural theory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women in literature
  • American fiction
  • Ugliness in literature
  • Feminine beauty (Aesthetics) in literature
  • Body image in literature
  • Frau <Motiv>
  • Hässlicher Mensch <Motiv>
  • Literatur
  • Gegenwart
  • USA
Label
Plain and ugly Janes : the rise of the ugly woman in contemporary American fiction, Charlotte M. Wright
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-130) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 13
  • Part 2
  • Consequences of Ugliness
  • Chapter 3.
  • Effect of Ugliness on the Self
  • 25
  • Chapter 4.
  • Effect of Ugliness on Relations with Others
  • 35
  • Part 3
  • Part 1
  • Ugly Women in Contemporary American Fiction
  • Chapter 5.
  • Adjusting the Stereotype
  • Flannery O'Connor, Deborah Eisenberg, Alison Lurie, Ann Tyler, Leon Rooke, Doris Betts, Anne Beattie, Tess Gallagher, Russell Banks, Barry Hannah
  • 49
  • Chapter 6.
  • Anger, Sex and Fate
  • Katherine Anne Porter, Lorrie Moore, Alice Walker, Sarah Bird
  • 73
  • Chapter 7.
  • Nature of Ugliness
  • Rise of the Ugly Woman
  • Barbara Rex, Louise Erdrich, Peter S. Beagle, Alice Walker, Katherine Dunn, Rebecca Goldstein
  • 97
  • Chapter 8.
  • Becoming Something Powerful: The Ugly Woman as Hero
  • 117
  • Chapter 1.
  • Nineteenth-Century Precedents: Old Maids in the Works of Louisa May Alcott
  • Rose Terry Cooke, Rebecca Harding Davis
  • 3
  • Chapter 2.
  • Descriptions of Ugliness: Twentieth-Century Examples
Control code
42882942
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 136 pages
Isbn
9780815336525
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99057844
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)42882942
Label
Plain and ugly Janes : the rise of the ugly woman in contemporary American fiction, Charlotte M. Wright
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-130) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 13
  • Part 2
  • Consequences of Ugliness
  • Chapter 3.
  • Effect of Ugliness on the Self
  • 25
  • Chapter 4.
  • Effect of Ugliness on Relations with Others
  • 35
  • Part 3
  • Part 1
  • Ugly Women in Contemporary American Fiction
  • Chapter 5.
  • Adjusting the Stereotype
  • Flannery O'Connor, Deborah Eisenberg, Alison Lurie, Ann Tyler, Leon Rooke, Doris Betts, Anne Beattie, Tess Gallagher, Russell Banks, Barry Hannah
  • 49
  • Chapter 6.
  • Anger, Sex and Fate
  • Katherine Anne Porter, Lorrie Moore, Alice Walker, Sarah Bird
  • 73
  • Chapter 7.
  • Nature of Ugliness
  • Rise of the Ugly Woman
  • Barbara Rex, Louise Erdrich, Peter S. Beagle, Alice Walker, Katherine Dunn, Rebecca Goldstein
  • 97
  • Chapter 8.
  • Becoming Something Powerful: The Ugly Woman as Hero
  • 117
  • Chapter 1.
  • Nineteenth-Century Precedents: Old Maids in the Works of Louisa May Alcott
  • Rose Terry Cooke, Rebecca Harding Davis
  • 3
  • Chapter 2.
  • Descriptions of Ugliness: Twentieth-Century Examples
Control code
42882942
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 136 pages
Isbn
9780815336525
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99057844
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)42882942

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