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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Indiana Univ Pr
Publication date April 1, 1987
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780253301031
ISBN-10 0253301033
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.75 by 8.75 in.
Weight 0.90 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $12.95
Other format details university press
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This pioneering study, described as 'a model of feminist criticism' (The Year's Work in English Studies) on first publication, revealed Gaskell as an important social analyst who deliberately challenged the Victorian disjunction between public and private ethical values, who maintained a steady resistance to aggressive authority, advocating female friendship, rational motherhood and the power of speech as forces for social change.  This new edition presents the original text  (except for bibliographical updating) together with a new and extensive critical 'Afterword'.


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Hardcover
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from Indiana Univ Pr (April 1, 1987)
9780253301031 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $12.95
About: This pioneering study, described as 'a model of feminist criticism' (The Year's Work in English Studies) on first publication, revealed Gaskell as an important social analyst who deliberately challenged the Victorian disjunction between public and private ethical values, who maintained a steady resistance to aggressive authority, advocating female friendship, rational motherhood and the power of speech as forces for social change.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780253254535 Book cover for 9780719074479
 
2 edition from Manchester Univ Pr (March 6, 2007)
9780719074479 | details & prices | 191 pages | 6.25 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $26.00
About: This pioneering study, described as ‘a model of feminist criticism’ (The Year’s Work in English Studies) on first publication, revealed Gaskell as an important social analyst who deliberately challenged the Victorian disjunction between public and private ethical values, who maintained a steady resistance to aggressive authority, advocating female friendship, rational motherhood and the power of speech as forces for social change.
from Indiana Univ Pr (July 1, 1987)
9780253254535 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $3.25
About: As the author of "domestic" and "political" novels, Elizabeth Gaskell has a divided image.

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