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The Resource Tomboys : a literary and cultural history, Michelle Ann Abate

Tomboys : a literary and cultural history, Michelle Ann Abate

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Tomboys : a literary and cultural history
Title
Tomboys
Title remainder
a literary and cultural history
Statement of responsibility
Michelle Ann Abate
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Language
eng
Summary
The history of the shifting image of the tomboy in popular culture
Cataloging source
N$T
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  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Tomboys : a literary and cultural history, Michelle Ann Abate
Label
Tomboys : a literary and cultural history, Michelle Ann Abate
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt14bt346
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-280) 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
Introduction: From antebellum hoyden to millennial girl power : the unwritten history (and hidden history) of tomboyism as in the United States -- The white tomboy launches a gender backlash : E.D.E.N. Southworth's The hidden hand -- The tomboy becomes a cultural phenomenon : Louisa May Alcott's Little women -- The tomboy matures into the new woman : Sarah Orne Jewett's A country doctor -- The tomboy is reinvented as the exercise enthusiast : Charlotte Perkins Gilman's Herland -- The tomboy becomes the all-Americanizing girl : Willa Cather's O pioneers! and My Antonia -- The tomboy shifts from feminist to flapper : Clara Bow in Victor Fleming's Hula -- The tomboy turns freakishly queer and queerly freakish : Carson McCullers's The member of the wedding -- The tomboy becomes the "odd girl out" : Ann Bannon's Women in the shadows -- The tomboy returns to Hollywood : Tatum O'Neal in Peter Bogdanovich's Paper moon -- Epilogue: The tomboy finally "comes into the light" : transformations to white feminism, the emergence of whiteness studies and the end of racialized white tomboyism
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1 online resource (xxx, 300 pages, [8] pages of plates)
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9781592137244
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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not applicable
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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