The mother's legacy in early modern England / by Jennifer Heller

Author(s): Heller, Jennifer Louise
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Subjects: Didactic literature, English--History and criticism
English prose literature--Early modern, 1500-1700--History and criticism
English prose literature--Women authors--History and criticism
Conduct of life in literature
Mothers in literature
Women and literature--England--History--17th century
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Farnham, Surrey ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2011
Series: Women and gender in the early modern world
Women and gender in the early modern world
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: 234 p. ; 25 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2010052424
ISBN: 9781409411086 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 1409411087 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 9781409411093 (ebook)
ISBN: 1409411095 (ebook)
Based on the author's thesis (doctoral)--University of North Carolina at Chapel HIll, 2003
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Introduction: the birth of a genre -- Education and the early modern mother -- Generating maternal authority -- Early modern sons and daughters -- Religion and reform, 1603-1623 -- Obedience and toleration, 1630-1676 -- Deathbed legacies -- Conclusion: gender, genre, and legacy
OCLC Number: 696942350
ISBN/ISSN: 9781409411086