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The Resource The politics of motherhood : British writing and culture, 1680-1760, Toni Bowers

The politics of motherhood : British writing and culture, 1680-1760, Toni Bowers

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The politics of motherhood : British writing and culture, 1680-1760
Title
The politics of motherhood
Title remainder
British writing and culture, 1680-1760
Statement of responsibility
Toni Bowers
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bowers, Toni
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • English literature
  • Motherhood in literature
  • English literature
  • Women and literature
  • Women and literature
  • Motherhood
  • Motherhood
  • Mother and child in literature
  • Mothers in literature
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The politics of motherhood : British writing and culture, 1680-1760, Toni Bowers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-256) and index
Contents
  • List of illustrations
  • Acknowledgments
  • Note on texts
  • List of abbreviations
  • Introduction: Historicizing motherhood.
  • p. 1
  • Pt. 1.
  • Royal Motherhood: Queen Anne and the Politics of Maternal Representation.
  • p. 35
  • "The teeming Princess of Denmark": Anne as mother, 1684-1700.
  • p. 44
  • "Thy nursing mother": symbolic maternity and royal authority at the Coronation of Queen Anne.
  • p. 50
  • Symbolic maternity and practical politics in Queen Anne's England.
  • p. 65
  • Pt. 2.
  • Monstrous Motherhood: Violence, Difference, and the Subversion of Maternal Ideals.
  • p. 91
  • "Unnatural" motherhood in two novels by Daniel Defoe.
  • p. 98
  • Dreams of maternal autonomy: scandalous motherhood in three tales by Eliza Haywood.
  • p. 124
  • Maternal failure and socioeconomic difference: The Unnatural Mother.
  • p. 147
  • Pt. 3.
  • Domestic Motherhood: Constraint, Complicity, and the Failure of Maternal Authority.
  • p. 151
  • Female virtue and maternal authority in Pamela, Part 2.
  • p. 153
  • Maternal virtue and maternal failure in Clarissa.
  • p. 196
  • Conclusion: Going public: the case of Lady Sarah Pennington.
  • p. 225
  • Appendix: Epilogue to Philips, The Distrest Mother.
  • p. 234
  • Works cited.
  • p. 235
  • Index.
  • p. 257
Control code
ocm36430180
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 262 p.
Isbn
9780521551748
Lccn
96227991
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The politics of motherhood : British writing and culture, 1680-1760, Toni Bowers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-256) and index
Contents
  • List of illustrations
  • Acknowledgments
  • Note on texts
  • List of abbreviations
  • Introduction: Historicizing motherhood.
  • p. 1
  • Pt. 1.
  • Royal Motherhood: Queen Anne and the Politics of Maternal Representation.
  • p. 35
  • "The teeming Princess of Denmark": Anne as mother, 1684-1700.
  • p. 44
  • "Thy nursing mother": symbolic maternity and royal authority at the Coronation of Queen Anne.
  • p. 50
  • Symbolic maternity and practical politics in Queen Anne's England.
  • p. 65
  • Pt. 2.
  • Monstrous Motherhood: Violence, Difference, and the Subversion of Maternal Ideals.
  • p. 91
  • "Unnatural" motherhood in two novels by Daniel Defoe.
  • p. 98
  • Dreams of maternal autonomy: scandalous motherhood in three tales by Eliza Haywood.
  • p. 124
  • Maternal failure and socioeconomic difference: The Unnatural Mother.
  • p. 147
  • Pt. 3.
  • Domestic Motherhood: Constraint, Complicity, and the Failure of Maternal Authority.
  • p. 151
  • Female virtue and maternal authority in Pamela, Part 2.
  • p. 153
  • Maternal virtue and maternal failure in Clarissa.
  • p. 196
  • Conclusion: Going public: the case of Lady Sarah Pennington.
  • p. 225
  • Appendix: Epilogue to Philips, The Distrest Mother.
  • p. 234
  • Works cited.
  • p. 235
  • Index.
  • p. 257
Control code
ocm36430180
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 262 p.
Isbn
9780521551748
Lccn
96227991
Other physical details
ill.

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