Critical essays on Jane Austen / edited by Laura Mooneyham White

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Subjects: Women and literature--England--History--19th century
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817--Criticism and interpretation
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : G.K. Hall ; London : Prentice Hall International, c1998
Series: Critical essays on British literature
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: xi, 247 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: General Editor's Note
Publisher's Note
Introduction / Laura Mooneyham White 1
Circles of Support / Deborah Kaplan 13
Reading Jane Austen and Rewriting "Herstory" / Devoney Looser 34
Ideological Contradictions and the Consolations of Form: The Case of Jane Austen / Mary Poovey 67
Mansfield Park: Slavery, Colonialism, and Gender / Moira Ferguson 103
The Self Contained: Emma / Nancy Armstrong 121
"Not at All What a Man Should Be!": Remaking English Manhood in Emma / Claudia L. Johnson 146
Austen's Accommodations / Alistair Duckworth 160
Traveling to the Self: Comic and Spatial Openness in Jane Austen's Novels / Laura Mooneyham White 198
Jane Austen's Anti-Romantic Fragment: Some Notes on Sanditon / John Halperin 214
The Late Jane Austen / D. A. Miller 223
Index 241
Additional Authors: White, Laura Mooneyham
Notes: LCCN: 98022545
ISBN: 0783800932 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 39045151
ISBN/ISSN: 0783800932