The Resource Our sisters' keepers : nineteenth-century benevolence literature by American women, edited by Jill Bergman and Debra Bernardi

Our sisters' keepers : nineteenth-century benevolence literature by American women, edited by Jill Bergman and Debra Bernardi

Label
Our sisters' keepers : nineteenth-century benevolence literature by American women
Title
Our sisters' keepers
Title remainder
nineteenth-century benevolence literature by American women
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jill Bergman and Debra Bernardi
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS169.B54
LC item number
O94 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bergman, Jill
  • Bernardi, Debra
Series statement
Studies in American literary realism and naturalism.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Benevolence in literature
  • Literature and society
  • Women and literature
  • American literature
  • Charity in literature
  • Poverty in literature
  • Poor in literature
Label
Our sisters' keepers : nineteenth-century benevolence literature by American women, edited by Jill Bergman and Debra Bernardi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-288) and index
Contents
Stories of the poorhouse / Karen Tracey -- Representing the "deserving poor" / Lori Merish -- "Dedicated to works of beneficence" / Mary Templin -- Reforming women's reform literature / Whitney A. Womack -- "The right to be let alone" / Debra Bernardi -- Women's charity vs. scientific philanthropy in Sarah Orne Jewett / Monika Elbert -- "Oh the poor women!" / Jill Bergman -- Frances Harper's poverty relief mission in the African American community / Terry D. Novak -- "To reveal the humble immigrant parents to their own children" / Sarah E. Chinn -- Character's conduct / James Salazar
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 299 p.
Isbn
9780817351939
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20040297 36
System control number
(OCoLC)57414588
Label
Our sisters' keepers : nineteenth-century benevolence literature by American women, edited by Jill Bergman and Debra Bernardi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-288) and index
Contents
Stories of the poorhouse / Karen Tracey -- Representing the "deserving poor" / Lori Merish -- "Dedicated to works of beneficence" / Mary Templin -- Reforming women's reform literature / Whitney A. Womack -- "The right to be let alone" / Debra Bernardi -- Women's charity vs. scientific philanthropy in Sarah Orne Jewett / Monika Elbert -- "Oh the poor women!" / Jill Bergman -- Frances Harper's poverty relief mission in the African American community / Terry D. Novak -- "To reveal the humble immigrant parents to their own children" / Sarah E. Chinn -- Character's conduct / James Salazar
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 299 p.
Isbn
9780817351939
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20040297 36
System control number
(OCoLC)57414588

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