Books despatched on receipt of payment. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, The terms of analysis now focus on autobiographical identity as performative. And this life activity [the worker] sells to another person in order to secure the necessary means of life. Thus, women letter writers develop strategies of deflection, preoccupation with others, protestations of insignificance, or identification with women as a collectivity, that enable them to engage in the self-assertion of epistolary correspondence. Lim, Shirley Geok-lin.
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The Shere Hite Reader
It tries to sense that such arrangements are bound up with membership of different and complex groups and communities, bringing their own inevitable tensions and splits. The materialist doctrine concerning the changing of circumstances and upbringing forgets that circumstances are changed by men and that it is essential to educate the educator himself. The book includes new science in addition to previously published material, reflecting Hite's three decades of work probing the roots of human identity through questionnaires and theory. New York: Knopf, We know only a single science, the science of history. What would a feminist ethics of autobiography look like? Bookseller Inventory Ask Seller a Question.
Seven Stories Press
Each term carries its own historical and theoretical valences. As soon as his labour actually begins, it has already ceased to belong to him; it can therefore no longer be sold by him. Imaginations Exciting new book now available. Buss turned to the reading strategies of New Historicist theory and practice, specifically thick description, to render more complex her approach to the personal diaries of a nineteenth-century British Canadian woman, Isabel West. My concern, then, lies with the emerging arenas of public debate across the personal life cycle and across social divisions which signal these changes. When the publishers of the Rheinische Zeitung conceived the illusion that by a more compliant policy on the part of the paper it might be possible to secure the abrogation of the death sentence passed upon it, I eagerly grasped the opportunity to withdraw from the public stage to my study.
Gates, Henry Louis, Jr. Theorists of postcoloniality have thus recognized autobiography as one of the cultural formations in the West implicated in and complicit with processes of colonization. Marxists Internet Archive Subject Index. Modern society, which, soon after its birth, pulled Plutus by the hair of his head from the bowels of the earth, greets gold as its Holy Grail, as the glittering incarnation of the very principle of its own life. Marx, Capital, Volume I, Chapter 32
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