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Gender at work in Victorian culture : literature, art and masculinity / Martin A. Danahay.

Author/Creator:
Danahay, Martin A.
Publication:
Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2005.
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 180 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Nineteenth century (Aldershot, England)
Nineteenth century series
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Subjects:
English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Working class in literature.
Literature and society -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Men -- Employment -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Division of labor -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Working class -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Masculinity in literature.
Sex role in literature.
Working class in art.
Work in literature.
Men in literature.
Contents:
Victorian work and industry
Gendering work in the 1840s
Dickens, work and sexuality
Ford Madox Brown and the division of labor
Perversity at work : Munby and Cullwick
John Ruskin, digging
Gissing and the demise of the man at work.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [163]-174) and index.
ISBN:
0754652920 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
58546465