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The Resource Fashioning masculinity : national identity and language in the eighteenth century, Michèle Cohen

Fashioning masculinity : national identity and language in the eighteenth century, Michèle Cohen

Label
Fashioning masculinity : national identity and language in the eighteenth century
Title
Fashioning masculinity
Title remainder
national identity and language in the eighteenth century
Statement of responsibility
Michèle Cohen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The fashioning of English gentlemen in the eighteenth century was modelled on French practices of sociability and conversation. Michele Cohen shows how at the same time, the English constructed their cultural relations with the French as relations of seduction and desire. She argues that this produced anxiety on the part of the English over the effect of French practices on English masculinity and the virtue of English women. By the end of the century, representing the French as an effeminate other was integral to the forging of English, masculine national identity. Michele Cohen examines the
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cohen, Michèle
Dewey number
155.3/32/0941
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PR448.N38
LC item number
C64 1996eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • National characteristics, English, in literature
  • Nationalism
  • Masculinity in literature
  • English literature
  • Women and literature
  • Nationalism in literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • France
  • Men in literature
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • Literature
  • Masculinity in literature
  • Men in literature
  • National characteristics, English, in literature
  • Nationalism
  • Nationalism in literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • Women and literature
  • France
  • Great Britain
  • Mannelijkheid
  • Gentleman (begrip)
  • Nationale kenmerken
  • Bellettrie
  • Engels
Label
Fashioning masculinity : national identity and language in the eighteenth century, Michèle Cohen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-170) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter INTRODUCTION -- chapter 1 CONVERSATION AND THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE HONNÊTE HOMME IN SEVENTEENTH- CENTURY FRANCE -- chapter 2 THE ENGLISH GENTLEMAN AND HIS TONGUE -- chapter 3 POLITENESS -- chapter 4 THE GRAND TOUR OF THE ENGLISH GENTLEMAN -- chapter 5 THE ACCOMPLISHMENT OF THE EIGHTEENTH- CENTURY LADY -- chapter 6 THE SEXED MIND -- chapter 7 TONGUES, MASCULINITY AND NATIONAL CHARACTER
Control code
50512340
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 177 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134842216
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50512340
Label
Fashioning masculinity : national identity and language in the eighteenth century, Michèle Cohen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-170) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter INTRODUCTION -- chapter 1 CONVERSATION AND THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE HONNÊTE HOMME IN SEVENTEENTH- CENTURY FRANCE -- chapter 2 THE ENGLISH GENTLEMAN AND HIS TONGUE -- chapter 3 POLITENESS -- chapter 4 THE GRAND TOUR OF THE ENGLISH GENTLEMAN -- chapter 5 THE ACCOMPLISHMENT OF THE EIGHTEENTH- CENTURY LADY -- chapter 6 THE SEXED MIND -- chapter 7 TONGUES, MASCULINITY AND NATIONAL CHARACTER
Control code
50512340
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 177 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134842216
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50512340

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