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The Resource Conrad's narratives of difference : not exactly tales for boys, by Lissa Schneider

Conrad's narratives of difference : not exactly tales for boys, by Lissa Schneider

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Conrad's narratives of difference : not exactly tales for boys
Title
Conrad's narratives of difference
Title remainder
not exactly tales for boys
Statement of responsibility
by Lissa Schneider
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Arguing that gender and difference are conceptual and performative, Schneider examines many of Conrad's best known fictions to show how his use of female allegorical imagery, oppositional narrative strategies and hybrid generic structures challenge late Victorian ideologic norms and goals
Member of
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1960-
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Schneider, Lissa
Dewey number
823/.912
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in major literary authors
Series volume
volume 26
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  • Conrad, Joseph
  • Conrad, Joseph
  • Narration (Rhetoric)
  • Literary form
  • Difference (Psychology) in literature
  • Femininity in literature
  • Sex role in literature
Label
Conrad's narratives of difference : not exactly tales for boys, by Lissa Schneider
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-146) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Original Title Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION Not Exactly Tales for Boys; CHAPTER ONE Iconography and the Feminine Ideal: Torches, Blindfolds, and the ""true light of femininity"" in Heart of Darkness, Lord Jim, The Rescue, and ""The Return""; CHAPTER TWO Plots and Performance: Conrad's ""tricks with girls"" in ""Freya of the Seven Isles, "" Under Western Eyes, An Outcast of the Islands, and The Rescue
  • CHAPTER THREE Colonial Occupations: Race and Gender in ""An Outpost of Progress"" and The Nigger of the ""Narcissus""CHAPTER FOUR Politics in the House: Genre, Narrative, and the Domestic Drama in The Secret Agent, Heart of Darkness, and Lord Jim; CODA Narrative, Femininity, Death; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
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ocn865578936
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Extent
1 online resource (160 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136730726
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unknown
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)865578936
Label
Conrad's narratives of difference : not exactly tales for boys, by Lissa Schneider
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-146) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Original Title Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION Not Exactly Tales for Boys; CHAPTER ONE Iconography and the Feminine Ideal: Torches, Blindfolds, and the ""true light of femininity"" in Heart of Darkness, Lord Jim, The Rescue, and ""The Return""; CHAPTER TWO Plots and Performance: Conrad's ""tricks with girls"" in ""Freya of the Seven Isles, "" Under Western Eyes, An Outcast of the Islands, and The Rescue
  • CHAPTER THREE Colonial Occupations: Race and Gender in ""An Outpost of Progress"" and The Nigger of the ""Narcissus""CHAPTER FOUR Politics in the House: Genre, Narrative, and the Domestic Drama in The Secret Agent, Heart of Darkness, and Lord Jim; CODA Narrative, Femininity, Death; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Control code
ocn865578936
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (160 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136730726
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)865578936

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