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Books Books 11 - 20 of about 24 related to Ordinary Heroines: Transforming the Male Myth.   

Textual Escap(e)ades: Mobility, Maternity, and Textuality in Contemporary ...

Lindsey Tucker - Literary Criticism - 1994 - 149 pages
Focuses on the well-known problem of domesticated, entrapped women, but, unlike other recent books on contemporary women writers, it attempts to explore women's problems with ...
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The female hero in American and British literature

Carol Pearson, Katherine Pope - Literary Criticism - 1981 - 314 pages
An examination of the central female characters in several nineteenth- and twentieth-century novels.
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Feminist Utopias

Frances Bartkowski - Literary Criticism - 1989 - 198 pages
The utopias envisioned by Edward Bellamy and other novelists late in the nineteenth century were generally blueprints of government. As satellites of men, women were expected ...
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Archetypal Patterns in Women's Fiction

Annis Pratt - American fiction - 1981 - 211 pages
Archetypal patterns endure because they give expression to perennial dilemmas submerged in the collective unconscious. Having examined more than 300 novels by both major and ...
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Feminine Fictions: Revisiting the Postmodern

Patricia Waugh - Literary Criticism - 2012 - 244 pages
‘Postmodernism’ and ‘feminism’ have become familiar terms since the 1960s, developing alongside one another and clearly sharing many strong points of contact. Why then have the ...
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