TITLE

Reinvesting Nieces: Mansfield Park and the Economics of Endogomy

AUTHOR(S)
Cleere, Eileen
PUB. DATE
January 1995
SOURCE
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Winter95, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p113
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Examines the primacy of the family and the metaphorical power of economic endogomy which account for the rise in power of Sir Thomas Bertram's niece Fanny Price in the novel `Mansfield Park.' Rapid deployment of domestic ideology; Revisionary power of psychoanalysis; Economics of family aggrandizement; Description of use value versus social value; Stigma of improper sexual circulation.
ACCESSION #
9508143135

 

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