Samuel Richardson's Fictions of Gender
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Samuel Richardson's Fictions of Gender

4.0 of 5 stars 4.00  ·  rating details  ·  2 ratings  ·  0 reviews
In developing a new gender theory for analyzing Samuel Richardson's three major novels - Pamela, Clarissa, and Sir Charles Grandison - the author argues that these novels of sexual threat expose, sometimes unwillingly, the extraordinary labor required to construct and maintain the eighteenth-century ideology of gender, that apparently natural dream of perfect symmetry betw...more
Paperback, 216 pages
Published June 1st 1995 by Stanford University Press (first published August 1st 1993)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Samuel Richardson's Fictions of Gender, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Samuel Richardson's Fictions of Gender

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-3 of 3)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book