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The Resource From girl to woman : American women's coming-of-age narratives, by Christy Rishoi

From girl to woman : American women's coming-of-age narratives, by Christy Rishoi

Label
From girl to woman : American women's coming-of-age narratives
Title
From girl to woman
Title remainder
American women's coming-of-age narratives
Statement of responsibility
by Christy Rishoi
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rishoi, Christy
Dewey number
305.42
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • SUNY series in feminist criticism and theory
  • SUNY series in postmodern culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women's studies
  • Women
  • Social role
  • Maturation (Psychology)
  • Self-realization
  • Autobiography
  • Women and literature
  • Feminist criticism
Label
From girl to woman : American women's coming-of-age narratives, by Christy Rishoi
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-190) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Identity and the coming-of-age narrative -- Recreating womanhood -- -- 2. Feminism, autobiography, and theories of subjectivity -- Feminism and the autobiographical act -- Western theories of subjectivity -- Feminist poststructuralist revisions to subjectivity -- -- 3. Coming of age in America -- Historical accounts of adolescence -- Psychological accounts of adolescence -- Literary accounts of coming age -- The coming-of-age-narrative -- American grand narratives of coming of age -- -- 4. Specifying American girlhood : Annie Dillard and Anne Moody -- Specifying the universal in An American childhood -- Hegemonic inscription of the body in Coming of age in Mississippi -- -- 5. "Lying contests" : fictional autobiography and autobiographical fiction -- "Lying contests" : signifying coming of age Janie's ways of knowing -- -- 6. "Room for paradoxes" : creating a hybrid identity -- A "World of paper strengths" : the education of Kate Simon -- Mythology and narrative in the creation of identity: the Woman warrior
Control code
ocm55896436
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 201 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780791457221
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55896436
Label
From girl to woman : American women's coming-of-age narratives, by Christy Rishoi
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-190) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Identity and the coming-of-age narrative -- Recreating womanhood -- -- 2. Feminism, autobiography, and theories of subjectivity -- Feminism and the autobiographical act -- Western theories of subjectivity -- Feminist poststructuralist revisions to subjectivity -- -- 3. Coming of age in America -- Historical accounts of adolescence -- Psychological accounts of adolescence -- Literary accounts of coming age -- The coming-of-age-narrative -- American grand narratives of coming of age -- -- 4. Specifying American girlhood : Annie Dillard and Anne Moody -- Specifying the universal in An American childhood -- Hegemonic inscription of the body in Coming of age in Mississippi -- -- 5. "Lying contests" : fictional autobiography and autobiographical fiction -- "Lying contests" : signifying coming of age Janie's ways of knowing -- -- 6. "Room for paradoxes" : creating a hybrid identity -- A "World of paper strengths" : the education of Kate Simon -- Mythology and narrative in the creation of identity: the Woman warrior
Control code
ocm55896436
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 201 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780791457221
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55896436

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