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Author Jaffe, Audrey.

Title Scenes of sympathy : identity and representation in Victorian fiction / Audrey Jaffe.

Imprint Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2000.


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 Axe JSTOR Open Ebooks  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (vii, 184 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part 1. Sympathy and the spirit of capitalism. Sympathy and spectacle in Dickens's "A Christmas carol" -- Detecting the beggar : Arthur Conan Doyle, Henry Mayhew, and the construction of social identity -- part 2. Fear of falling. Under cover : sympathy and ressentiment in Gaskell's Ruth -- Isabel's spectacles : seeing value in East Lynne -- part 3. The aesthtics of cultural identity. Consenting to the fact : body, nation, and identity in Daniel Deronda -- Embodying culture : Dorian's wish.
Subject English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Capitalism and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Literature and society -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Group identity in literature.
Sympathy in literature.
Mimesis in literature.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- European -- English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh.
Capitalism and literature. (OCoLC)fst00846459
English fiction. (OCoLC)fst00910817
Group identity in literature. (OCoLC)fst00948452
Literature and society. (OCoLC)fst01000096
Mimesis in literature. (OCoLC)fst01896075
Sympathy in literature. (OCoLC)fst01140842
Great Britain. (OCoLC)fst01204623
Chronological Term 1800-1899
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Other Form: Print version: Jaffe, Audrey. Scenes of sympathy. Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2000 (DLC) 99047449
ISBN 1501719971 (electronic bk.)
9781501719974 (electronic bk.)
0801437121 (cloth)

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