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Author Cherniavsky, Eva, 1960-

Title That pale mother rising : sentimental discourses and the imitation of motherhood in 19th-century America / Eva Cherniavsky
Published Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [1995]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 156 pages)
Contents The limits of liberal discourse : non/white women of the republic -- Charlotte Temple's remains -- Revivification and utopian time : Poe versus Stowe -- "Strange coincidence" : disavowal and history in Hawthorne and Cummins -- "Your mother is here" : Harriet Jacobs and the decommodification of motherhood -- Postscript : postmodern subjectivity and virtual motherhood
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Feminist theory.
Motherhood -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Postmodernism -- Social aspects.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0585001103 (electronic bk.)
9780585001104 (electronic bk.)