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Author González, John Morán

Title The troubled union : expansionist imperatives in post-reconstruction American novels / John Morán González

Publ Info Columbus : Ohio State University Press, [2010]
©2010
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 RWU Main Library  PS377 .G66 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  PS377 .G66 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 146 pages ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction : the historical crisis of post-Reconstruction national allegory -- Speaking American : Henry James and the dialect of modernity -- The hidden power : domesticity, national allegory, and empire in Helen Hunt Jackson's Ramona -- Blushing brides and soulless corporations : racial formation in María Amparo Ruiz de Burton's The squatter and the don -- Epilogue : decentering national allegory
LC subject American fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism
American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism
National characteristics, American, in literature
Allegory
James, Henry, 1843-1916 -- Criticism and interpretation
Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885 -- Criticism and interpretation
Ruiz de Burton, María Amparo, 1832-1895 -- Criticism and interpretation
ISBN 9780814211298 (cloth : alk. paper)
0814211291 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780814292280 (cd-rom)
0814292283 (cd-rom)