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The Resource Shaw and Feminisms : On Stage and Off

Shaw and Feminisms : On Stage and Off

Label
Shaw and Feminisms : On Stage and Off
Title
Shaw and Feminisms
Title remainder
On Stage and Off
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When offstage actions contradict a playwright's onstage message, literary study gets messy. In his personal relationships, George Bernard Shaw was often ambivalent toward liberated women--surprisingly so, considering his reputation as one of the first champions of women's rights. His private attitudes sit uncomfortably beside his public philosophies that were so foundational to first-wave feminism. Here, Shaw's long-recognized influence on feminism is reexamined through the lens of twenty-first-century feminist thought as well as previously unpublished primary sources. New links appea
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 822.912
  • 822/.912
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PR5367 .S735 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hadfield, D. A.
  • Reynolds, Jean
Series statement
Florida Bernard Shaw
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shaw, Bernard
  • Women in literature
  • Shaw, Bernard
  • English
  • Languages & Literatures
  • English Literature
  • DRAMA
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
  • Women in literature
Label
Shaw and Feminisms : On Stage and Off
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
  • Cover; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; PART I. THE WOMESN IN SHAW'S PLSYS; 1. Shaw's Athletic-Minded Women; 2. Shaw and Cruelty; 3. Shutting Out Mother: Vivie Warren as the New Woman; 4. The Politics of Shaw's Irish Women in John Bull's Other Island; PATE II. SHAW'S RELATIONSHIP WITH WOMEN; 5. Bernard Shaw and the Archbishop's Daughter; 6. Writing Women: Shaw and Feminism behind the Scenes; 7. Feminist Politics and the Two Irish "Georges": Egerton versus Shaw; 8. The Passionate Anarchist and Her Idea Man; PART III. SHAVLAN FEMINISM IN THE LARGER WORLD
  • 9. Mrs Warren's Profession and the Development of Transnational Chinese Feminism10. Shaw's Women in the World; 11. The Energy behind the Anomaly: In Conversation with Jackie Maxwell; Bibliography; Contributors; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; V; W; X; Y; Z
Control code
827607422
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (252 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813042657
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 513103
  • 22573/ctvwwcn04
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827607422
Label
Shaw and Feminisms : On Stage and Off
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
  • Cover; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; PART I. THE WOMESN IN SHAW'S PLSYS; 1. Shaw's Athletic-Minded Women; 2. Shaw and Cruelty; 3. Shutting Out Mother: Vivie Warren as the New Woman; 4. The Politics of Shaw's Irish Women in John Bull's Other Island; PATE II. SHAW'S RELATIONSHIP WITH WOMEN; 5. Bernard Shaw and the Archbishop's Daughter; 6. Writing Women: Shaw and Feminism behind the Scenes; 7. Feminist Politics and the Two Irish "Georges": Egerton versus Shaw; 8. The Passionate Anarchist and Her Idea Man; PART III. SHAVLAN FEMINISM IN THE LARGER WORLD
  • 9. Mrs Warren's Profession and the Development of Transnational Chinese Feminism10. Shaw's Women in the World; 11. The Energy behind the Anomaly: In Conversation with Jackie Maxwell; Bibliography; Contributors; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; V; W; X; Y; Z
Control code
827607422
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (252 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813042657
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 513103
  • 22573/ctvwwcn04
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827607422

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