The politics of Jane Austen / Edward Neill

Author(s): Neill, Edward, 1941-
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Subjects: Politics and literature--England--History--19th century
Political fiction, English--History and criticism
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817--Political and social views
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1999
LC Classification: P, PR
Table of Contents: Preface
Acknowledgements
1. Introduction: the Politics of 'Jane Austen' 1
2. The Canny 'Becomes' the Uncanny: Northanger Abbey 15
3. A Sensitive Subject: Sense and Sensibility 31
4. Pride and Prejudice: or Property and Propriety? 51
5. 'Capital Gratifications' and the Spirit of Mansfield 70
6. Imagining Emma Imagining: Emma 95
7. 'Jane's Fighting Ships': Persuasion as Cultural Critique 112
8. Props and Properties: Social Imaginaries in Recent Screen Adaptations 136
Notes 147
Index 171
Notes: LCCN: 98031055
ISBN: 0312218729
Includes bibliographical references (p. 147-170) and index
Physical Description: xiii, 175 p. ; 23 cm
OCLC Number: 39765789
ISBN/ISSN: 0312218729

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