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100 1  Šnircová, Soňa 
245 10 Growing Up a Woman :|bThe Private/Public Divide in the 
       Narratives of Female Development 
250    1st ed 
264  1 Newcastle-upon-Tyne :|bCambridge Scholars Publisher,|c2015
264  4 |c©2015 
300    1 online resource (379 pages) 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
337    computer|bc|2rdamedia 
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505 0  Intro -- Table of Contents -- Introduction -- Part I -- 
       Chapter One -- Chapter Two -- Chapter Three -- Chapter 
       Four -- Chapter Five -- Chapter Six -- Chapter Seven -- 
       Chapter Eight -- Part II -- Chapter Nine -- Chapter Ten --
       Chapter Eleven -- Chapter Twelve -- Chapter Thirteen -- 
       Chapter Fourteen -- Chapter Fifteen -- Contributors -- 
       Index 
520    This book explores contemporary transformations of the 
       female Bildungsroman, showing that the intersection of the
       genre and gender brought to critical attention in the 
       context of second wave feminism remains of equal 
       importance in the era of postfeminism. The female Bildung 
       narrative has acquired an important position in twentieth 
       - and twenty-first century literature through its 
       continuing depiction of female self-discovery and 
       emancipation as a process of negotiating the traditional 
       divisions of female and male roles in relation to the 
       private and public spaces. Recognizing the seminal 
       contribution of feminist criticism to the definition of 
       the genre and the role of feminist cultural processes in 
       its thematic developments, this volume investigates more 
       recent influences on the female Bildung narrative and the 
       influence of the classic female Bildungsroman on 
       contemporary cultural texts. As a collection of fifteen 
       essays written by international scholars, the book offers 
       a representative sample of the narratives of female 
       development, presenting a variety of genres, including the
       novel, the short story, autobiography, TV series, and 
       Internet video blogs, and theoretical frameworks, adopting
       hermeneutic, postcolonial, feminist, and postfeminist 
       perspectives. In its diversity, this volume reveals that, 
       despite the ongoing process of women's emancipation, the 
       heroine's struggle with the private/public divide has 
       remained, throughout the twentieth century and in the 
       first decades of the new millennium, a central issue in 
       stories about the female quest for self-definition. The 
       book will be of interest to scholars and students in the 
       fields of literary, women and gender studies, particularly
       those interested in the narratives of female development 
       that represent American and British cultural contexts 
588    Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other
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590    Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest 
       Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access 
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650  0 English literature--Women authors--History and criticism 
655  4 Electronic books 
700 1  Kostić,  Milena 
776 08 |iPrint version:|aŠnircová, Soňa|tGrowing Up a Woman : The
       Private/Public Divide in the Narratives of Female 
       Development|dNewcastle-upon-Tyne : Cambridge Scholars 
       Publisher,c2015|z9781443881111 
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