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The Resource The culture of the gift in eighteenth-century England, Edited by Cynthia Klekar, Linda Zionkowski, (electronic book)

The culture of the gift in eighteenth-century England, Edited by Cynthia Klekar, Linda Zionkowski, (electronic book)

Label
The culture of the gift in eighteenth-century England
Title
The culture of the gift in eighteenth-century England
Statement of responsibility
Edited by Cynthia Klekar, Linda Zionkowski
Title variation
Culture of the gift in 18th-century England
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Culture of the Gift in Eighteenth-Century England analyzes the long overlooked role of gift exchange in literary texts and cultural documents and provides innovative readings of how gift transactions shaped the institutions and practices that gave this era its distinctive identity
Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
Index
index present
LC call number
PR448.G46
LC item number
C85 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zionkowski, Linda
  • Klekar, Cynthia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Eighteenth century
  • Generosity in literature
  • Politics and literature
  • Social classes
  • English language
  • Locke, John
  • Great Britain
Label
The culture of the gift in eighteenth-century England, Edited by Cynthia Klekar, Linda Zionkowski, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2009
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Contents
Part I. Theories of Benevolence -- Rights and Reciprocity in the Political and Philosophical Discourse of Eighteenth-Century England / Anna Moltchanova and Susannah Ottaway -- Charity Education and the Spectacle of "Christian Entertainment" / Jad Smith -- Debt without Redemption in a World of "Impossible Exchange": Samuel Richardson and Philanthropy / John A. Dussinger -- Part II. Conduct and the Gift -- 'Tis Better to Give: The Conduct Manual as Gift / Marilyn Francus -- The Gift of an Education: Sarah Trimmer's Oeconomy of Charity and the Sunday School Movement / Dorice Williams Elliott -- Part III. The Erotics of the Gift -- Obligation, Coercion, and Economy: The Deed of Trust in Congreve's The Way of the World / Cynthia Klekar -- The Erotics of the Gift: Gender and Exchange in the Eighteenth-Century Novel / Charles Haskell Hinnant -- Fictions of the Gift in Sarah Scott's Millenium Hall / Jennie Batchelor -- The Nation, the Gift, and the Market in The Wanderer / Linda Zionkowski Part IV. The Gift and Commerce -- Josiah Wedgewood's Goodwill Marketing / Susan B. Egenolf -- Anson at Canton, 1743: Obligation, Exchange, and Ritual in Edward Page's Secret History / Robert Markley
Extent
276 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230618411
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Adobe Reader
Label
The culture of the gift in eighteenth-century England, Edited by Cynthia Klekar, Linda Zionkowski, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2009
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Contents
Part I. Theories of Benevolence -- Rights and Reciprocity in the Political and Philosophical Discourse of Eighteenth-Century England / Anna Moltchanova and Susannah Ottaway -- Charity Education and the Spectacle of "Christian Entertainment" / Jad Smith -- Debt without Redemption in a World of "Impossible Exchange": Samuel Richardson and Philanthropy / John A. Dussinger -- Part II. Conduct and the Gift -- 'Tis Better to Give: The Conduct Manual as Gift / Marilyn Francus -- The Gift of an Education: Sarah Trimmer's Oeconomy of Charity and the Sunday School Movement / Dorice Williams Elliott -- Part III. The Erotics of the Gift -- Obligation, Coercion, and Economy: The Deed of Trust in Congreve's The Way of the World / Cynthia Klekar -- The Erotics of the Gift: Gender and Exchange in the Eighteenth-Century Novel / Charles Haskell Hinnant -- Fictions of the Gift in Sarah Scott's Millenium Hall / Jennie Batchelor -- The Nation, the Gift, and the Market in The Wanderer / Linda Zionkowski Part IV. The Gift and Commerce -- Josiah Wedgewood's Goodwill Marketing / Susan B. Egenolf -- Anson at Canton, 1743: Obligation, Exchange, and Ritual in Edward Page's Secret History / Robert Markley
Extent
276 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230618411
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Adobe Reader

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