Sexual anarchy

gender and culture at the "Fin de Siecle"
  • 242 Pages
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Bloomsbury , London
Sex role in literature -- 19th century., Sex role in literature -- 20th century., Sex role in motion pict
StatementElaine Showalter.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii,242p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22065613M
ISBN 100747508275

Sexual Anarchy is pretty much a must-read for anyone interested in the fin de siecle. I was mostly aiming for the New Woman chapters, since that is what my essay will deal with, but decided to read the whole book since it is truly a smooth read and very informative, /5.

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Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Cited by: Sexual Anarchy is a study of the changing of the mores and the culture at the end of the 19 th century.

It is not, however, a backward-looking work. It is not, however, a backward-looking work. Abortion, divorce, homosexuality, and pornography share in common the fact that they are linked inextricably to human sexuality, and represent human desire to gratify sexual appetites without regard to a higher standard of authority.

But no civilization can survive that ultimate affects of sexual anarchy―a fact this book unflinchingly explores.5/5(1). Sexual Anarchy is a brilliant, provocative, immensely readable and intelligent book by one of our most astute critics.

It will surely rank as one of the very finest literary-cultural studies of 5/5(2). Sexual Anarchy by Elaine Showalter; 7 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Feminism and literature, English literature, Decadence (Literary movement), American literature, History and criticism, Modern Civilization, Homosexuality and literature, Sex in literature, History, Sex role in literature, Women and literature; Places: English-speaking countries, Great Britain; Times: 20th.

And in Sexual Anarchy, too, I talk about them in terms of imperialism at the end of the 19th century and a number of other themes, including changes in Sexual anarchy book, relationships between the.

Sexual Anarchy is a brilliant, provocative, immensely readable and intelligent book by one of our most astute critics. It will surely rank as one of the very finest literary-cultural studies of our time Joyce Carol Oates Showalter moves nimbly between high culture and low, popular newspaper reports and little known novels, mass entertaiments.

A New Book—Sexual Anarchy. by: Dave Miller, Ph.D. Brad Harrub, Ph.D. We are pleased to announce the availability of the latest volume to come forth from the offices of Apologetics Press: Sexual Anarchy.

This book addresses itself to the sexually permissive climate that characterizes America. 'Sexual anarchy' - dire predictions, disasters, apocalypse - became the hallmark of the closing decades of the nineteenth century.

The New Woman and the Odd Sexual anarchy book threatened male identity and self-esteem; teh emergence of feminism and homosexuality meant the redefining of masculinity and femininity. This is the terrain which Elaine Showalter explores with such consummate originality and wit 3/5(1).

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Sexual anarchy: gender and culture at the fin de siècle User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. A history of the sexes and the crises, themes, and problems associated with the battle for sexual supremacy and identity, this work draws striking cultural parallels between the end of 3/5(1).

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The novelist George Gissing remarked that the s and s were decades of sexual anarchy, when the notions of gender that governed sexual identity and behaviour were being constantly eroded. It was a time when the words "feminism" and "homosexuality" came into use, redefining accepted ideas of masculine and feminine, and a time when the /5().

Elaine Showalter (born Janu ) is an American literary critic, feminist, and writer on cultural and social is one of the founders of feminist literary criticism in United States academia, developing the concept and practice of gynocritics, a term describing the study of "women as writers".

Best known in academic and popular cultural fields, she has written and edited Born: Elaine Cottler, Janu (age 78), Boston. Abstract. This fear, voiced in Punch insums up a growing anxiety felt by many Victorians towards the end of the century that the boundaries between the sexes were no longer as clear as they had been, and should be.

Typical fin-de-siècle anxieties about social breakdown tended to focus on that ‘sexual anarchy’ which Elaine Showalter conveys so vividly in her book of that : Jeannette King. A book having different covers for different countries is a common practice, but more often than not, it is just the design that differs.

However, William Dalrymple’s latest book The Anarchy has put forth an unusual instance where not only does the cover for India and UK differ but even the subtitles on them are different. The book also has revelations about junior nuns being sexually exploited by senior nuns.

All the congregations of priests in Kerala are centres of sexual anarchy,” the excerpt says. Sexual anarchy: gender and culture at the fin de siècle by Elaine Showalter; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: English literature, Fin de siècle, Man-woman relationships, Man-woman relationships in literature, Sex in literature, Feminism, History, Amerikaans, Seksualiteit, Feminism in literature, Letterkunde, Gender identity in literature, History and criticism, Sex role in.

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Miller accomplishes the goal of defining the problems America is facing regarding sexual immorality and pointing individuals back to God. This book is a brief exploration of the problem of sexual anarchy in America.

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Sexual Anarchy: Gender and Culture at the Fin de Siècle. New York: Viking, pp. $ EARLY in the introductory chapter to Sexual Anarchy: Gender and Culture at the Fin de Siècle, Elaine Showalter writes that her study "is about the myths, metaphors, and images of sexual crises and apocalypse " in England and America in the late.

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