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The Resource The female hero in American and British literature, Carol Pearson, Katherine Pope

The female hero in American and British literature, Carol Pearson, Katherine Pope

Label
The female hero in American and British literature
Title
The female hero in American and British literature
Statement of responsibility
Carol Pearson, Katherine Pope
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pearson, Carol
Dewey number
823/.009/352042
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS169.H4
LC item number
P4
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pope, Katherine
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • English literature
  • Feminism and literature
  • Women and literature
  • Heroines in literature
  • Heroes in literature
  • Women in literature
  • Littérature américaine
  • Littérature anglaise
  • Héros dans la littérature
  • Femmes dans la littérature
  • Héroïnes dans la littérature
  • Féminisme et littérature
  • Letterkunde
  • Vrouwen
  • Hoofdpersonen
  • Engels
  • Amerikaans
  • Literatur
  • Heldin
  • Frau (Motiv)
  • Drama
  • Held
  • Frau
  • Feminism and literature
  • USA
  • Englisch
Label
The female hero in American and British literature, Carol Pearson, Katherine Pope
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 297-305
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: The hero and her world -- The female hero: a theorectical and methodological introduction -- The mirror and the cage: literary accounts of the myths that discourage heroism in women -- Part II: The journey -- Slaying the dragon: an overview of the stages of the journey -- The exit from the garden: the hero's crossing of the threshold, the heroic exit -- The emperor's new clothes: the search for the male "savior" -- A woman is her mother: the reconciliation with the mother. -- Part III: The return -- The new family: the reward of community and wholeness -- The kingdom transfigured: utopian visions
Control code
7652879
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 314 pages
Isbn
9780835214667
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
81010939
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)29342
Label
The female hero in American and British literature, Carol Pearson, Katherine Pope
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 297-305
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: The hero and her world -- The female hero: a theorectical and methodological introduction -- The mirror and the cage: literary accounts of the myths that discourage heroism in women -- Part II: The journey -- Slaying the dragon: an overview of the stages of the journey -- The exit from the garden: the hero's crossing of the threshold, the heroic exit -- The emperor's new clothes: the search for the male "savior" -- A woman is her mother: the reconciliation with the mother. -- Part III: The return -- The new family: the reward of community and wholeness -- The kingdom transfigured: utopian visions
Control code
7652879
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 314 pages
Isbn
9780835214667
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
81010939
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)29342

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