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Author Apter, Emily S., 1954-

Title Feminizing the fetish : psychoanalysis and narrative obsession in turn-of-the-century France / Emily Apter.

Imprint Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1991.


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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 273 pages)
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 250-266) and index.
Contents Fetishism in theory: Marx, Freud, Baudrillard -- The epistemology of perversion: from pathology to pathography -- Cabinet secrets: peep shows, prostitution, and bric-a-bracomania in the fin-de-siecle interior -- Unmasking the masquerade: fetishism and femininity from the Goncourt Brothers to Joan Riviere -- Splitting hairs: female fetishism and postpartum sentimentality in Maupassant's fiction -- Mystical pathography: a case of maso-fetishism in the Goncourts' Madame Gervaisais -- Hysterical vision: the scopophilic garden from Monet to Mirbeau -- Master narratives/servant texts: representing the maid from Flaubert to Freud -- Stigma indelebile: Zola, Gide, and the deviant detail.
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Summary Emily Apter offers a fresh account of the complex relationship between representation and sexual obsession in turn-of-the-century French culture, and in particular the theme of ""female fetishism"" in the context of the feminine culture of mourning, collecting, and dressing
Subject French fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
French fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Obsessive-compulsive disorder in literature.
Femininity in literature.
Psychoanalysis and literature -- France.
Fetishism in literature.
Narration (Rhetoric)
Women in literature.
Psychoanalysis and literature.
Roman français -- 19e siècle -- Histoire et critique.
Roman français -- 20e siècle -- Histoire et critique.
Psychanalyse et littérature.
Femmes dans la littérature.
Névroses obsessionnelles dans la littérature.
Féminité dans la littérature.
Fétichisme dans la littérature.
Psychanalyse et littérature -- France.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- European -- French.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- Subjects & Themes -- Women.
Femininity in literature. (OCoLC)fst00922666
Fetishism in literature. (OCoLC)fst00923422
French fiction. (OCoLC)fst00934302
Narration (Rhetoric) (OCoLC)fst01032927
Obsessive-compulsive disorder in literature. (OCoLC)fst01042969
Psychoanalysis and literature. (OCoLC)fst01081273
Women in literature. (OCoLC)fst01177912
France. (OCoLC)fst01204289
Psychoanalytische interpretatie.
Chronological Term 1800-1999
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
Other Form: Print version: Apter, Emily S., 1954- Feminizing the fetish. Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1991 (DLC) 91055067 (OCoLC)24010638
ISBN 1501722697 (electronic bk.)
9781501722691 (electronic bk.)
0801499526 (alk. paper)
9780801499524 (alk. paper)
0801497574 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780801497575 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
0801426537 (alk. paper)
9780801426537 (alk. paper)
Standard No. 9781501727740
10.7591/9781501722691 doi
GBVCP 1018223525
AU@ 000062111623

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