TITLE

Captivity and Cultural Capital in the English Novel

AUTHOR(S)
ARMSTRONG, NANCY
PUB. DATE
June 1998
SOURCE
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Summer98, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p373
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Depicts captivity narrative in 18th-century British fiction. Reference to writers Samuel Richardson, Jane Austen, and Charlotte Bronte; Changes that narrative underwent as England became a modern imperial nation; Necessary failure of bourgeois masculinity; Possibility of post-oedipal man.
ACCESSION #
1723159

 

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