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Women and Material Culture, 1660-1830 free pdf Women and Material Culture comprises twelve illustrated, interdisciplinary essays on gender and material culture across the long eighteenth century. Written by an international group of scholars working in the fields of visual culture, dress history and literary criticism, these essays point to the manifold ways in which gender mediated and was shaped by the consumption and production of goods (from clothing and artworks to books) and elucidate the complex, shifting relationships between material and social practice in the period.

About Jennie Batchelor

JENNIE BATCHELOR is Lecturer in English at the University of Kent, UK. She is the author of Dress, Distress and Desire: Clothing and the Body in Eighteenth-Century Literature (2005) and co-editor of British Women's Writing in the Long Eighteenth Century: Authorship, Politics and History (2005, with Cora Kaplan). With Cora Kaplan, she is general editor of the forthcoming Palgrave Macmillan series The History of British Women's Writing. CORA KAPLAN is Visiting Professor of English in the School of English and Drama, Queen Mary, University of London, UK, and Professor

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Author : Jennie Batchelor
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 15 June 2007
ISBN : 0230007058
EAN : 9780230007055
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 236 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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