Tales of Liberation, Strategies of Containment
Divorce of the Representation of Womanhood in American Fiction, 1880-1920
Routledge – 2000 – 252 pages
This book examines six Progressive Age novels of marital discord which specifically focus upon narratives of divorced and divorcing women within the context of their multivalent social and economic value on the "Marriage market."
"…this interesting study will augment both undergraduate and advanced collections supporting women's studies and literature." -- Choice