Issues of class in Jane Austen's Pride and prejudice
Includes bibliographical references (p. 164-167) and index. Background on Jane Austen.Rural Gentry /Gary Kelly ;Jane Austen: class in life and work /John Lauber ;What class meant for women /Marilyn Butler --Pride and prejudice and class issues.Levels of rank /David Spring ;Rank and human relationships /Thomas Keymer ;Courtship and class /David Monaghan ;Morality and social distinctions /John McAleer ;Money, class, and marriage /Edward Copeland ;"Big bow-wow" of social change /Christopher Kent ;Changes in class structure and values /Terry Eagleton ;Distinctions within the circle of family and friends /Juliet McMaster ;Male power and female talk /Deborah Kaplan ;Defying social restrictions /Emily Auerbach --Contemporary perspectives on class issues.Uneven playing field /Janny Scott and David Leonhardt ;Marriages that cross class lines /Tamar Lewin ;Girls and classism /Stephanie Jones ;Single women and happiness /Sarah Mahoney ;Widening gap /Chris Spannos.
- LCC: PR4034
- Dewey Decimal: 823/.7
- Language: eng
- Physical Description: 178 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
- Edition Info: (hbk.)
- Children's Books -- Literature -- Literary Criticism & Collections
- Austen, Jane,1775-1817 -- Pride and prejudice
- Social classes in literature
Buying This Book
We query many merchants so that you can instantly compare prices and availability. You can even check historic prices and subscribe for notifications. For a manual check, clicking on a link will open a new window with a search for this book on the merchant's site of your choice.
- Amazon.com by title or by ISBN - widest selection, reliable service, good prices
- Abebooks.com by title or by ISBN - good source for rare and out-of-print books
- Textbooks.com by title or by ISBN - large inventory of new & used textbooks
- Alibris.com by title or by ISBN - their slogan is "books you thought you'd never find"
- eCampus.com by title or by ISBN - they specialize in textbooks, used and new
- BN.com by title or by ISBN - Barnes & Noble has a wide selection of new and used books