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The Resource A vindication of the rights of woman : an authoritative text, backgrounds, the Wollstonecraft debate, criticism, Mary Wollstonecraft ; edited by Carol H. Poston

A vindication of the rights of woman : an authoritative text, backgrounds, the Wollstonecraft debate, criticism, Mary Wollstonecraft ; edited by Carol H. Poston

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A vindication of the rights of woman : an authoritative text, backgrounds, the Wollstonecraft debate, criticism
Title
A vindication of the rights of woman
Title remainder
an authoritative text, backgrounds, the Wollstonecraft debate, criticism
Statement of responsibility
Mary Wollstonecraft ; edited by Carol H. Poston
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This second edition offers the best in Wollstonecraft scholarship and criticism since 1976, providing the ideal means for studying the first feminist document in English
Cataloging source
DLC
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1759-1797
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Wollstonecraft, Mary
Dewey number
305.4/0941
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ1596
LC item number
.W6 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Poston, Carol H
Series statement
A Norton critical edition
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  • Women's rights
  • Women
  • Wollstonecraft, Mary
Label
A vindication of the rights of woman : an authoritative text, backgrounds, the Wollstonecraft debate, criticism, Mary Wollstonecraft ; edited by Carol H. Poston
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The text ... is the second 1792 London edition"--Pref
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 361-363
Contents
Preface to the second edition -- Preface -- Note on the text -- Text of a vindication of the rights of woman: Backgrounds -- John Locke -- From some thoughts concerning education -- [Clothes] -- [Cruelty] / Mary Astell -- From a serious proposal to the ladies / James Burgh -- Of the peculiar management of daughters / Catharine Macaulay -- From letters on education -- Letter iv. Amusement and instruction of boys and girls to be the same -- Letter xxi. Morals must be taught on immutable principles -- Letter xxii. No characteristic difference in sex -- Letter xxiii. Coquetry / Mary Wollstonecraft -- Letter to Henry Gabell -- Ralph M. Wardle -- [Intellectual and historical background of a vindication of the rights of woman] -- Wollstonecraft debate: David Levine -- Caricature of Mary Wollstonecraft / Mary Hays -- Memoirs of Mary Wollstonecraft / Thomas Taylor -- From a vindication of the rights of brutes / William Godwin -- From memoirs of the author of a vindication of the rights of woman / Richard Polwhele -- From the unsex'd females / Benjamin Silliman -- From the letters of Shahcoolen / Robert Southey -- To Mary Wollstonecraft / William Blake -- Mary / George Waintsbury -- [Mary Wollstonecraft in literary history] / George Eliot -- Margaret Fuller and Mary Wollstonecraft / Emma Goldman -- Mary Wollstonecraft: Her tragic life and her passionate struggle for freedom / Alice Wexler --Afterword [Emma Goldman, Mary Wollstonecraft, and Ruth Benedict] -- Virginia Woolf -- Mary Wollstonecraft -- Ferdinand Lundberg -- Marynia Farnham -- [Mary Wollstonecraft and the psychopathology of feminism] -- Criticism -- Emma Rauschenbusch-Clough -- [Mary Wollstonecraft's demands for the education of woman] -- Carolyn W. Korsmeyer -- Reason and morals in the early feminist movement: mary wollstonecraft -- R. M. Janes -- On the reception of Mary wollstonecraft's a vindication of the rights of woman -- Elissa S. Guralnick -- Radical politics in mary wollstonecraft's a vindication of the rights of woman -- Moira Ferguson -- Janet Todd --[Feminist backgrounds and argument of a vindication of the rights of woman] -- Mitzi Myers -- Reform or ruin: "Revolution in female manners" -- Mary Poovey -- [Vindication of the rights of woman and female sexuality] -- Mary Wollstonecraft -- Chronology -- Selected bibliography
Control code
ocm14188051
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xi, 363 p.
Isbn
9780393955729
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
86021802
System control number
(OCoLC)14188051
Label
A vindication of the rights of woman : an authoritative text, backgrounds, the Wollstonecraft debate, criticism, Mary Wollstonecraft ; edited by Carol H. Poston
Publication
Note
"The text ... is the second 1792 London edition"--Pref
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 361-363
Contents
Preface to the second edition -- Preface -- Note on the text -- Text of a vindication of the rights of woman: Backgrounds -- John Locke -- From some thoughts concerning education -- [Clothes] -- [Cruelty] / Mary Astell -- From a serious proposal to the ladies / James Burgh -- Of the peculiar management of daughters / Catharine Macaulay -- From letters on education -- Letter iv. Amusement and instruction of boys and girls to be the same -- Letter xxi. Morals must be taught on immutable principles -- Letter xxii. No characteristic difference in sex -- Letter xxiii. Coquetry / Mary Wollstonecraft -- Letter to Henry Gabell -- Ralph M. Wardle -- [Intellectual and historical background of a vindication of the rights of woman] -- Wollstonecraft debate: David Levine -- Caricature of Mary Wollstonecraft / Mary Hays -- Memoirs of Mary Wollstonecraft / Thomas Taylor -- From a vindication of the rights of brutes / William Godwin -- From memoirs of the author of a vindication of the rights of woman / Richard Polwhele -- From the unsex'd females / Benjamin Silliman -- From the letters of Shahcoolen / Robert Southey -- To Mary Wollstonecraft / William Blake -- Mary / George Waintsbury -- [Mary Wollstonecraft in literary history] / George Eliot -- Margaret Fuller and Mary Wollstonecraft / Emma Goldman -- Mary Wollstonecraft: Her tragic life and her passionate struggle for freedom / Alice Wexler --Afterword [Emma Goldman, Mary Wollstonecraft, and Ruth Benedict] -- Virginia Woolf -- Mary Wollstonecraft -- Ferdinand Lundberg -- Marynia Farnham -- [Mary Wollstonecraft and the psychopathology of feminism] -- Criticism -- Emma Rauschenbusch-Clough -- [Mary Wollstonecraft's demands for the education of woman] -- Carolyn W. Korsmeyer -- Reason and morals in the early feminist movement: mary wollstonecraft -- R. M. Janes -- On the reception of Mary wollstonecraft's a vindication of the rights of woman -- Elissa S. Guralnick -- Radical politics in mary wollstonecraft's a vindication of the rights of woman -- Moira Ferguson -- Janet Todd --[Feminist backgrounds and argument of a vindication of the rights of woman] -- Mitzi Myers -- Reform or ruin: "Revolution in female manners" -- Mary Poovey -- [Vindication of the rights of woman and female sexuality] -- Mary Wollstonecraft -- Chronology -- Selected bibliography
Control code
ocm14188051
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xi, 363 p.
Isbn
9780393955729
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
86021802
System control number
(OCoLC)14188051

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