The Resource Fashioning masculinity : national identity and language in the eighteenth century, Michèle Cohen, (electronic book)

Fashioning masculinity : national identity and language in the eighteenth century, Michèle Cohen, (electronic book)

Label
Fashioning masculinity : national identity and language in the eighteenth century
Title
Fashioning masculinity
Title remainder
national identity and language in the eighteenth century
Statement of responsibility
Michèle Cohen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The fashioning of English gentlemen in the eighteenth century was modelled on French practices of sociability and conversation. Michele Cohen shows how at the same time, the English constructed their cultural relations with the French as relations of seduction and desire. She argues that this produced anxiety on the part of the English over the effect of French practices on English masculinity and the virtue of English women. By the end of the century, representing the French as an effeminate other was integral to the forging of English, masculine national identity. Michele Cohen examines the
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1944-
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Cohen, Michèle
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR448.N38
LC item number
C64 1996eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • English literature
  • National characteristics, English, in literature
  • Nationalism
  • English literature
  • Women and literature
  • Nationalism in literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • Men in literature
  • Masculinity in literature
  • France
Label
Fashioning masculinity : national identity and language in the eighteenth century, Michèle Cohen, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-170) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10058063
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 177 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Fashioning masculinity : national identity and language in the eighteenth century, Michèle Cohen, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-170) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10058063
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 177 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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