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The Resource Sentimental Bodies : Sex, Gender, and Citizenship in the Early Republic

Sentimental Bodies : Sex, Gender, and Citizenship in the Early Republic

Label
Sentimental Bodies : Sex, Gender, and Citizenship in the Early Republic
Title
Sentimental Bodies
Title remainder
Sex, Gender, and Citizenship in the Early Republic
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sentimentalism, sex, the construction of the modern body, and the origins of American liberalism all come under scrutiny in this rich discussion of political life in the early republic. Here Bruce Burgett enters into debates over the "public sphere," a concept introduced by Jurgen Habermas that has led theorists to grapple with such polarities as public and private, polity and personality, citizenship and subjection. With the literary public sphere as his primary focus, Burgett sets out to challenge the Enlightenment opposition of reason and sentiment as the fundamental grid for understanding
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Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burgett, Bruce
Dewey number
810.9/358
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS217.P64B87 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Politics and literature
  • Politics and literature
  • Gender identity in literature
  • Sentimentalism in literature
  • Human body in literature
  • Citizenship in literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • United States
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American literature
  • Citizenship in literature
  • Gender identity in literature
  • Human body in literature
  • Intellectual life
  • Politics and literature
  • Sentimentalism in literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • United States
Label
Sentimental Bodies : Sex, Gender, and Citizenship in the Early Republic
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Publication
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
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents
Control code
705527041
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (222 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400822690
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctttbtx
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)705527041
Label
Sentimental Bodies : Sex, Gender, and Citizenship in the Early Republic
Publication
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
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents
Control code
705527041
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (222 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400822690
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctttbtx
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)705527041

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