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Tales of Liberation, Strategies of Containment

Divorce of the Representation of Womanhood in American Fiction, 1880-1920

By Debra Ann MacComb

Routledge – 2000 – 252 pages

Series: Studies in American Popular History and Culture

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Description

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."

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"…this interesting study will augment both undergraduate and advanced collections supporting women's studies and literature." -- Choice

Name: Tales of Liberation, Strategies of Containment: Divorce of the Representation of Womanhood in American Fiction, 1880-1920 (Hardback)Routledge 
Description: By Debra Ann MacComb. 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...
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