Approaches to teaching Austen's Emma / edited by Marcia McClintock Folsom

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Subjects: Emma
Austen, Jane, Emma
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817. Emma
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817--Study and teaching
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Modern Language Association of America, 2004
Series: Approaches to teaching world literature 82
LC Classification: P, PR
Table of Contents: Introduction : the challenges of teaching Emma
Pt. 1. Materials / Marcia McClintock Folsom
Pt. 2. Approaches
Social and political contexts
The everyday of Emma / Julia Prewitt Brown 17
Jane Austen, slavery, and British imperialism / Ruth Perry 26
The experience of class, Emma, and the American college student / Laura Mooneyham White 34
Literary Contexts
Emma, the eighteenth-century novel, and the female tradition / Lorna J. Clark 47
The comedy of Emma / John Wiltshire 55
Emma and Richardson's Sir Charles Grandison / Celia A. Easton 61
Exploring artist and audience through Austen's "Opinions of Emma" / Annette M. LeClair 68
Teaching about class and gender in Emma
Manners in Emma / Jonathan H. Grossman 78
Classless, Clueless: Emma Onscreen / Carol M. Dole 88
"A Very kind undertaking" : Emma and eighteenth-century feminism / Devoney Looser 100
The sexual politics of Emma / Ruth Perry 110
Teaching about language in Emma
Teaching about free indirect discourse / Dorice Williams Elliott 120
Learning to listen : teaching about the talk of Miss Bates / Pamela S. Bromberg 127
Language and gender in Emma / Patricia Howell Michaelson 134
Teaching Emma's narratives and the narrative of Emma / Jo Alyson Parker 141
Teaching specific scenes, patterns, or words in Emma
A likely story : the Coles' dinner party / Joseph Wiesenfarth 151
"I Wish We Had a Donkey" : small-group work and writing assignments for Emma / Marcia McClintock Folsom 159
Health, comfort, and creativity : a reading of Emma / John Wiltshire 169
App. "Opinions of Emma" 179
Additional Authors: Folsom, Marcia McClintock
Notes: LCCN: 2003026996
ISBN: 087352912X (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0873529138 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [187]-196) and index
Physical Description: xliii, 200 p. ; 23 cm
OCLC Number: 53950800
ISBN/ISSN: 087352912X
0873529138

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