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The Resource Jane Austen, Robert P. Irvine

Jane Austen, Robert P. Irvine

Label
Jane Austen
Title
Jane Austen
Statement of responsibility
Robert P. Irvine
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Jane Austen is one of England's most enduringly popular authors, renowned for her subtle observations of the provincial middle classes of late eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century England." "Part of the Routledge Guides to Literature series, this volume is essential reading for all those beginning detailed study of Jane Austen and seeking not only a guide to her works but also a way through the wealth of contextual and critical material that surrounds them. Book jacket."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Irvine, Robert P.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Routledge guides to literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women and literature
  • Love stories, English
  • Middle class in literature
  • Austen, Jane
  • Austen, Jane
Label
Jane Austen, Robert P. Irvine
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgements
  • Abbreviations and referencing
  • Introduction
  • 1.
  • Life and contexts.
  • p. 1
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • Austen's life.
  • p. 1
  • Austen's England: hierarchy, modernity and gender.
  • p. 5
  • Austen's profession: writing, publicity and the market.
  • p. 11
  • Austen in literary history 1.
  • p. 17
  • novel and criticism.
  • p. 17
  • Political economy, sentiment and marriage.
  • p. 19
  • Female education.
  • p. 24
  • Austen in literary history 2.
  • p. 26
  • Romanticism.
  • p. 26
  • effects of the French Revolution and the war with France.
  • p. 29
  • Politics and the novel after 1814.
  • p. 36
  • 2.
  • Works.
  • p. 39
  • Introduction.
  • p. 39
  • Northanger Abbey.
  • p. 40
  • Sense and Sensibility.
  • p. 48
  • Pride and Prejudice.
  • p. 56
  • Mansfield Park.
  • p. 62
  • Emma.
  • p. 72
  • Persuasion.
  • p. 81
  • 3.
  • Criticism.
  • p. 91
  • Introduction.
  • p. 91
  • Style, plot and morality.
  • p. 91
  • origins of academic criticism of Austen.
  • p. 91
  • Morality.
  • p. 95
  • Irony, point of view and free indirect discourse.
  • p. 96
  • Narrative form: education and the marriage plot.
  • p. 100
  • Morality again.
  • p. 106
  • Queer Austen, the body and psychoanalytic criticism.
  • p. 109
  • Austen and society.
  • p. 114
  • problem.
  • p. 114
  • Austen as Burkean conservative.
  • p. 116
  • Austen, political economy and Marxist criticism.
  • p. 119
  • Austen and feminism.
  • p. 124
  • Austen, empire and nationality.
  • p. 134
  • Slavery in Mansfield Park.
  • p. 134
  • Critiques of postcolonial readings of Austen.
  • p. 138
  • Domesticity and empire.
  • p. 141
  • Austen and English nationalism.
  • p. 142
  • 4.
  • Austen on screen.
  • p. 148
  • Introduction.
  • p. 148
  • Adaptation: from page to screen.
  • p. 148
  • Films and feminism.
  • p. 152
  • Englishness, 'heritage' and cultural materialism.
  • p. 153
  • Austen, consumption and history.
  • p. 156
  • Austen in American culture.
  • p. 158
  • Chronology.
  • p. 161
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 166
  • Editions.
  • p. 166
  • Film and television.
  • p. 167
  • Biographical.
  • p. 167
  • Historical context.
  • p. 168
  • Theoretical perspectives.
  • p. 169
  • Critical studies of Austen.
  • p. 170
  • Journals and websites.
  • p. 179
  • Index.
  • p. 181
Control code
b10013451333
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 190 p
Isbn
9780415314350
Lccn
2004015162
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Jane Austen, Robert P. Irvine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgements
  • Abbreviations and referencing
  • Introduction
  • 1.
  • Life and contexts.
  • p. 1
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • Austen's life.
  • p. 1
  • Austen's England: hierarchy, modernity and gender.
  • p. 5
  • Austen's profession: writing, publicity and the market.
  • p. 11
  • Austen in literary history 1.
  • p. 17
  • novel and criticism.
  • p. 17
  • Political economy, sentiment and marriage.
  • p. 19
  • Female education.
  • p. 24
  • Austen in literary history 2.
  • p. 26
  • Romanticism.
  • p. 26
  • effects of the French Revolution and the war with France.
  • p. 29
  • Politics and the novel after 1814.
  • p. 36
  • 2.
  • Works.
  • p. 39
  • Introduction.
  • p. 39
  • Northanger Abbey.
  • p. 40
  • Sense and Sensibility.
  • p. 48
  • Pride and Prejudice.
  • p. 56
  • Mansfield Park.
  • p. 62
  • Emma.
  • p. 72
  • Persuasion.
  • p. 81
  • 3.
  • Criticism.
  • p. 91
  • Introduction.
  • p. 91
  • Style, plot and morality.
  • p. 91
  • origins of academic criticism of Austen.
  • p. 91
  • Morality.
  • p. 95
  • Irony, point of view and free indirect discourse.
  • p. 96
  • Narrative form: education and the marriage plot.
  • p. 100
  • Morality again.
  • p. 106
  • Queer Austen, the body and psychoanalytic criticism.
  • p. 109
  • Austen and society.
  • p. 114
  • problem.
  • p. 114
  • Austen as Burkean conservative.
  • p. 116
  • Austen, political economy and Marxist criticism.
  • p. 119
  • Austen and feminism.
  • p. 124
  • Austen, empire and nationality.
  • p. 134
  • Slavery in Mansfield Park.
  • p. 134
  • Critiques of postcolonial readings of Austen.
  • p. 138
  • Domesticity and empire.
  • p. 141
  • Austen and English nationalism.
  • p. 142
  • 4.
  • Austen on screen.
  • p. 148
  • Introduction.
  • p. 148
  • Adaptation: from page to screen.
  • p. 148
  • Films and feminism.
  • p. 152
  • Englishness, 'heritage' and cultural materialism.
  • p. 153
  • Austen, consumption and history.
  • p. 156
  • Austen in American culture.
  • p. 158
  • Chronology.
  • p. 161
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 166
  • Editions.
  • p. 166
  • Film and television.
  • p. 167
  • Biographical.
  • p. 167
  • Historical context.
  • p. 168
  • Theoretical perspectives.
  • p. 169
  • Critical studies of Austen.
  • p. 170
  • Journals and websites.
  • p. 179
  • Index.
  • p. 181
Control code
b10013451333
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 190 p
Isbn
9780415314350
Lccn
2004015162
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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