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Marriage, Property, and Women's Narratives (The New Middle Ages)

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Marriage, Property, and Women's Narratives addressesVirginia Woolf's question, 'Why are women poor?' Drawing from three different time periods and three distinct legal models of female property ownership, this study investigates how women writers frame their responses to both owning property and being property within the context of marriage. Beginning with the Middle Ages, ...more
242 pages
Published April 24th 2012 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published March 27th 2012)
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