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The Resource Simone de Beauvoir : a critical reader, edited by Elizabeth Fallaize

Simone de Beauvoir : a critical reader, edited by Elizabeth Fallaize

Label
Simone de Beauvoir : a critical reader
Title
Simone de Beauvoir
Title remainder
a critical reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Elizabeth Fallaize
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Simone de Beauvoir: A Critical Reader is an invaluable collection of critical texts on Simon de Beauvoir's work, as a feminist, a novelist and an autiobiographer. It includes key essays examining her fiction, her writings on her life and her most famous work, The Second Sex, by an outstanding list of contributors"--Publisher's description
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DLC
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fallaize, Elizabeth
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  • Beauvoir, Simone de
  • Beauvoir, Simone de
Label
Simone de Beauvoir : a critical reader, edited by Elizabeth Fallaize
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
Readings of The second sex. Rereading The second sex / Judith Okely ; Sex and gender in Simone de Beauvoir's Second sex / Judith Butler ; Beauvoir: the weight of situation / Sonia Kruks ; 'Independent women' and 'Narratives of liberation' / Toril Moi ; The master-slave dialectic in The second sex / Eva Lundgren-Gothlin -- Readings of the autobiography. The father in Memoirs of a dutiful daughter / Francis Jeanson ; Murdering the mother in Memoirs of a dutiful daughter / Alex Hughes ; Encounters with death in A very easy death and The body in decline in Adieux: a farewell to Sartre / Elaine Marks -- Readings of the fiction. Self-encounter in She came to stay / Hazel Barnes ; She came to stay: the phallus strikes back / Jane Heath ; Mythical discourse in 'The woman destroyed' / Anne Ophir ; Narrative strategies and sexual politics in Beauvoir's fiction / Elizabeth Fallaize
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 208 p.
Isbn
9780415147033
Lccn
97044992
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Simone de Beauvoir : a critical reader, edited by Elizabeth Fallaize
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
Readings of The second sex. Rereading The second sex / Judith Okely ; Sex and gender in Simone de Beauvoir's Second sex / Judith Butler ; Beauvoir: the weight of situation / Sonia Kruks ; 'Independent women' and 'Narratives of liberation' / Toril Moi ; The master-slave dialectic in The second sex / Eva Lundgren-Gothlin -- Readings of the autobiography. The father in Memoirs of a dutiful daughter / Francis Jeanson ; Murdering the mother in Memoirs of a dutiful daughter / Alex Hughes ; Encounters with death in A very easy death and The body in decline in Adieux: a farewell to Sartre / Elaine Marks -- Readings of the fiction. Self-encounter in She came to stay / Hazel Barnes ; She came to stay: the phallus strikes back / Jane Heath ; Mythical discourse in 'The woman destroyed' / Anne Ophir ; Narrative strategies and sexual politics in Beauvoir's fiction / Elizabeth Fallaize
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 208 p.
Isbn
9780415147033
Lccn
97044992
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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