Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 June 2017

232 Pages | 15 b/w illus.

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474416269

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Gender, Technology and the New Woman

Lena Wånggren

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh Critical Studies in Victorian Culture

  • An important addition, specifically in its focus on gender relations, to the growing field of literature and technology studies .
  • Examines New Woman fictions by overlooked authors such as Grant Allen, Tom Gallon, H. G.
  • Wells, Margaret Todd and Mathias McDonnell Bodkin.
  • Highlights the crucial connection between gender, medicine and technology in the late nineteenth century through the neglected figures of the New Woman nurse and doctor.

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