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Landed Patriarchy in Fielding's Novels: Fictional Landscapes, Fictional Genders (Studies in British Literature S. v. 35)By: Gary Gautier (author)Hardback
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DescriptionUsing Henry Fielding's novels as a touchstone to larger cultural patterns, this study analyzes networks of class and gender ideologies that inform Fielding's five major works of fiction.
ContentsFictional landscapes and a geology of gender; characterization, traditional romance and a Latitudinarian sentiment - specific gender issues; charity and chastity; men and male bonding; women and female bonding; marriage and family; rape and incest; "Amelia" - a shifting gender field; gender and genre in the early English novel; rethinking the feminization of Georgian culture. Appendices: legislative trinity figures; Tony Richardson's Fielding films.
- publication date: 30/04/1998
- ISBN13: 9780773485099
- Format: Hardback
- Number Of Pages: 360
- ID: 9780773485099
- ISBN10: 0773485090
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