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The Resource Consuming fictions : gender, class, and hunger in Dickens's novels, Gail Turley Houston

Consuming fictions : gender, class, and hunger in Dickens's novels, Gail Turley Houston

Label
Consuming fictions : gender, class, and hunger in Dickens's novels
Title
Consuming fictions
Title remainder
gender, class, and hunger in Dickens's novels
Statement of responsibility
Gail Turley Houston
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Houston, Gail Turley
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Dickens, Charles
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Capitalism and literature
  • Literature and society
  • Consumption (Economics) in literature
  • Social classes in literature
  • Hunger in literature
  • Sex in literature
  • Capitalism and literature
  • Literature and society
Label
Consuming fictions : gender, class, and hunger in Dickens's novels, Gail Turley Houston
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-229) 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
1. Introduction : Victorian Consumptions -- 2. Broadsides at the Board : Collations of The Pickwick Papers and Oliver Twist and the Hero's Masterplot -- 3. Beyond Class : Consumption and Gender -- 4. Binging and Being, Self-Starvation and the Self : The Heroine's Masterplot in The Old Curiosity Shop and Martin Chuzzlewit -- 5. The "Home Department" and Dickens's Business Novels : Dombey and Son and David Copperfield -- 6. "Unmindful of Her Wants": Dickens's Little Women and the Accession of Desire in Bleak House and Little Dorrit -- 7. "The Monster That Swallows Up So Much" and the "Disappearance" of the Dickensian Heroine: Great Expectations and Our Mutual Friend -- 8. Conclusion : Victorian Consumptions and the "Banquet of Abstemiousness."
Control code
29566565
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 237 pages
Isbn
9780809319534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)758014
Label
Consuming fictions : gender, class, and hunger in Dickens's novels, Gail Turley Houston
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-229) 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
1. Introduction : Victorian Consumptions -- 2. Broadsides at the Board : Collations of The Pickwick Papers and Oliver Twist and the Hero's Masterplot -- 3. Beyond Class : Consumption and Gender -- 4. Binging and Being, Self-Starvation and the Self : The Heroine's Masterplot in The Old Curiosity Shop and Martin Chuzzlewit -- 5. The "Home Department" and Dickens's Business Novels : Dombey and Son and David Copperfield -- 6. "Unmindful of Her Wants": Dickens's Little Women and the Accession of Desire in Bleak House and Little Dorrit -- 7. "The Monster That Swallows Up So Much" and the "Disappearance" of the Dickensian Heroine: Great Expectations and Our Mutual Friend -- 8. Conclusion : Victorian Consumptions and the "Banquet of Abstemiousness."
Control code
29566565
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 237 pages
Isbn
9780809319534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)758014

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