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The Resource Constructing the Little house : gender, culture, and Laura Ingalls Wilder, Ann Romines

Constructing the Little house : gender, culture, and Laura Ingalls Wilder, Ann Romines

Label
Constructing the Little house : gender, culture, and Laura Ingalls Wilder
Title
Constructing the Little house
Title remainder
gender, culture, and Laura Ingalls Wilder
Statement of responsibility
Ann Romines
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author examines the writing of the Little House books and "explores the relationship between mother and daughter working as collaborative authors and calls into question our assumptions about plot, juvenile fiction, and constructions of gender on the nineteenth century frontier and in the Depression years when the Little House books were written."--Cover
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Romines, Ann
Dewey number
813/.52
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3545.I342
LC item number
Z83 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children
  • Feminism and literature
  • Women and literature
  • Autobiographical fiction, American
  • Children's stories, American
  • Frontier and pioneer life in literature
  • Mothers and daughters in literature
  • Women pioneers in literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • Wilder, Laura Ingalls
Label
Constructing the Little house : gender, culture, and Laura Ingalls Wilder, Ann Romines
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [271]-278) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Little House That Gender Built: The Novels of Adolescence
  • Ch. 5.
  • Laura's Plots: Ending the Little House
  • Conclusion: "The End of the Little House Books."
  • Introduction: The Voices from the Little House
  • Ch. 1.
  • Preempting the Patriarchs: Daughters in the House
  • Ch. 2.
  • "Indians in the House": A Narrative of Acculturation
  • Ch. 3.
  • Getting and Spending: Materialism and the Little House
  • Ch. 4.
Control code
36847706
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 287 pages
Isbn
9781558491229
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
97014675
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Constructing the Little house : gender, culture, and Laura Ingalls Wilder, Ann Romines
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [271]-278) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Little House That Gender Built: The Novels of Adolescence
  • Ch. 5.
  • Laura's Plots: Ending the Little House
  • Conclusion: "The End of the Little House Books."
  • Introduction: The Voices from the Little House
  • Ch. 1.
  • Preempting the Patriarchs: Daughters in the House
  • Ch. 2.
  • "Indians in the House": A Narrative of Acculturation
  • Ch. 3.
  • Getting and Spending: Materialism and the Little House
  • Ch. 4.
Control code
36847706
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 287 pages
Isbn
9781558491229
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
97014675
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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