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Published: 08 January 2013

286 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199928095

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Curious Subjects

Women and the Trials of Realism

Hilary M. Schor

  • Highlights the epistemological, legal, and feminist implications of curiosity
  • Written with flair and style, it is as accessible to undergraduates as it is revelatory for scholars
  • Provides thought-provoking new readings of the most canonical novels of the nineteenth century--Hard Times, Bleak House, Vanity Fair, Daniel Deronda, among others