Voyage in: Fictions of Female: Development

Elizabeth Abel


Voyage in: Fictions of Female: Development

Voyage in: Fictions of Female: Development

  • Title: Voyage in: Fictions of Female: Development
  • Author: Elizabeth Abel
  • ISBN: 9780874512519
  • Page: 340
  • Format: Paperback



Questions of female development shape women s studies in many fields as women seek to define those forces which mold their experiences Surprisingly, this is the first book to study systematically and from a comparative perspective the female novel of development, or Bildungsroman Prevailing definitions of the Bildungsroman derive from the conceptions of development basedQuestions of female development shape women s studies in many fields as women seek to define those forces which mold their experiences Surprisingly, this is the first book to study systematically and from a comparative perspective the female novel of development, or Bildungsroman Prevailing definitions of the Bildungsroman derive from the conceptions of development based on male experience The book offers an expanded generic model that incorporates the distinctively female patterns of realization and failed realization which emerge from the limited social opportunities depicted in the nineteenth and twentieth century novel and from the particular features of women s maturation as revealed by recent feminist psychoanalytic research.


Recent Comments "Voyage in: Fictions of Female: Development"

Not bad. A bit old school feminism for my taste (being a mother and wife is Always Bad!), but still interesting.

This was another source I used when writing my thesis eons ago.


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