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The Resource Labor pains : Emerson, Hawthorne, and Alcott on work and the woman question, Carolyn R. Maibor

Labor pains : Emerson, Hawthorne, and Alcott on work and the woman question, Carolyn R. Maibor

Label
Labor pains : Emerson, Hawthorne, and Alcott on work and the woman question
Title
Labor pains
Title remainder
Emerson, Hawthorne, and Alcott on work and the woman question
Statement of responsibility
Carolyn R. Maibor
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book explores the importance of work and its role in defining and developing the self; the writings of Emerson, Hawthorne and Alcott demonstrate that valorizing the importance of work also validates the need for gender equality
Member of
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1969-
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Maibor, Carolyn R.
Dewey number
810.9/3522/09034
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Literary criticism and cultural theory
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  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Alcott, Louisa May
  • American literature
  • Women in literature
  • Feminism and literature
  • Women
  • Women
  • Self-actualization (Psychology) in literature
  • Occupations in literature
  • Work in literature
Label
Labor pains : Emerson, Hawthorne, and Alcott on work and the woman question, Carolyn R. Maibor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-148) and index
Color
other
Contents
The Working Self: Emerson's Theory of Vocation -- Democratic Genius -- The Division of Labor -- Thoreau on the Division of Labor -- The Value of Work -- The Individual and Society -- Working Girls: Emerson on Female Self-Reliance and Vocation -- The Work of the Dark Lady: Hawthorne on Vocation and Women -- Hawthorne and the Service of Work -- Hester Prynne -- Zenobia -- Little Women and Working Girls: Louisa May Alcott on Women and Work -- The Civil War -- Meaningful Work and Meaningful Lives -- Finding One's Job and Finding Oneself -- Independence
Control code
ocn252705201
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 152 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203505458
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252705201
Label
Labor pains : Emerson, Hawthorne, and Alcott on work and the woman question, Carolyn R. Maibor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-148) and index
Color
other
Contents
The Working Self: Emerson's Theory of Vocation -- Democratic Genius -- The Division of Labor -- Thoreau on the Division of Labor -- The Value of Work -- The Individual and Society -- Working Girls: Emerson on Female Self-Reliance and Vocation -- The Work of the Dark Lady: Hawthorne on Vocation and Women -- Hawthorne and the Service of Work -- Hester Prynne -- Zenobia -- Little Women and Working Girls: Louisa May Alcott on Women and Work -- The Civil War -- Meaningful Work and Meaningful Lives -- Finding One's Job and Finding Oneself -- Independence
Control code
ocn252705201
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 152 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203505458
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252705201

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