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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 403–405.
Published: 01 June 2002
.... 2000. xiii, 315 pp. $45.00. The Consent of the Governed: The Lockean Legacy in Early American Culture.By Gillian Brown. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press. 2001. 237 pp. $52.50. Three new books in colonial studies present new constellations of texts by breaking down conventional national and...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 179–181.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Progress of Consent in America, 1776–1898. By Elizabeth D. Samet. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2004. xii, 273 pp. $55.00. The Colonizing Trick: National Culture and Imperial Citizenship in Early America.By David Kazanjian. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press. 2003. xii, 311 pp. Cloth...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (2): 407–409.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Jeannine Marie DeLombard © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 By Birth or Consent: Children, Law, and the Anglo-American Revolution in Authority . By Holly Brewer. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2005. xi, 390 pp. Cloth, $45.00; paper, $24.95. Cradle of Liberty...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (3): 658–659.
Published: 01 September 2000
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American Literature (2019) 91 (4): 691–719.
Published: 01 December 2019
...’ ability to consent and dissent in early New England and an unexpected orientation toward choice in early American literature. Rogers and his contemporaries engaged the conventions of the early modern criminal narrative to organize the chaos of maternal tragedy according to fictions of choice and the...
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American Literature (2014) 86 (1): 201–203.
Published: 01 March 2014
... intersections of consent, sexuality, competence, allotment, and above all, family. Piatote demonstrates how these authors have taken up the same literary genres and legal circumstances to narrate refusal of the author- ity that demands their consent. For example, Piatote shows how protagonists resist...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (2): 325–355.
Published: 01 June 2006
... Hannah Foster’s The Coquette (1797), informed Norman’s sensational trial and celebrated acquittal and helped effect political and legal re- form to reckon with the seduced woman as a moral agent capable of consenting to sex. The Norman trial played out against the back- drop of what Mary Ryan has...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 33–63.
Published: 01 March 2005
... merely one symp- tom of a larger set of democratic problems playing themselves out in progressive women’s reform efforts. The speakers each employ archives of reference, rhetorical styles, and analytical tools that place the women in an improper relation to democratic consent; the women are, in...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (2): 255–278.
Published: 01 June 2017
... develop an alternative model of citation and circulation, one based on a feminist politics of consent and safety, rather than on legalistic notions of “fair use.” Teachers could explicitly instruct students to look for how both born-digital and digitized texts are produced and how this might shape the...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (1): 227–229.
Published: 01 March 2019
... “conceptual expansion” are promising for future work on reliability (327–39), and I imagine that interface analysis and design for consent are too. Whatever the eventual destination of network studies, both Network Aesthetics and Transmedial Narratology and Contemporary Media Culture provide critics of...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (1): 188–190.
Published: 01 March 2016
... by consent” (the attempts at voluntary removal of Native Ameri- cans). These and other Washington, DC, strategies relied on the acts and nar- ratives of nonstate agents in the western borderlands. Doolen analyzes a range of what he calls “cartographic texts”—western writing that, in telling...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (4): 809–812.
Published: 01 December 2020
... Indigenous peoples in the late nineteenth-century United States. All of her writers struggle with the sentimental form. For instance, Sigourney aims for her “most politically resistant poetry” to challenge “sentiment’s structural association of emotion with consent,” repudiating sentimentalism’s “dream...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (3): 555–582.
Published: 01 September 2009
... marriage had become the con- venient trope for national union in Civil War–era reunion romances, including De Forest’s own melodrama, The Bloody Chasm (1881). De Forest’s turn away from the marital contract and consent model of federal citizenship toward the more illegible problem of...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (3): 575–602.
Published: 01 September 2015
... is a representational practice fraught with fantasy, longing, and mistrust. When cast into what Paul Downes (2002, 11) calls “the magician’s box of democracy,” the ballot can transform the embodied elector into the disembodied “consent of the governed,” or, conversely, it can materialize...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 406–408.
Published: 01 June 2002
...: Palgrave. 2000. xiv, 290 pp. $49.95. The Story of A: The Alphabetization of America from ‘‘The New England Primer’’ to ‘‘The Scarlet Letter By Patricia Crain. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2000. xiii, 315 pp. $45.00. The Consent of the Governed: The Lockean Legacy in Early American...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 408–410.
Published: 01 June 2002
.... New York: Palgrave. 2000. xiv, 290 pp. $49.95. The Story of A: The Alphabetization of America from ‘‘The New England Primer’’ to ‘‘The Scarlet Letter By Patricia Crain. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2000. xiii, 315 pp. $45.00. The Consent of the Governed: The Lockean Legacy in Early...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 410–411.
Published: 01 June 2002
... Story of A: The Alphabetization of America from ‘‘The New England Primer’’ to ‘‘The Scarlet Letter By Patricia Crain. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2000. xiii, 315 pp. $45.00. The Consent of the Governed: The Lockean Legacy in Early American Culture.By Gillian Brown. Cambridge: Harvard...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 411–413.
Published: 01 June 2002
.... The Consent of the Governed: The Lockean Legacy in Early American Culture.By Gillian Brown. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press. 2001. 237 pp. $52.50. Three new books in colonial studies present new constellations of texts by breaking down conventional national and generic boundaries. Each in its own...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 413–415.
Published: 01 June 2002
.... The Story of A: The Alphabetization of America from ‘‘The New England Primer’’ to ‘‘The Scarlet Letter By Patricia Crain. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2000. xiii, 315 pp. $45.00. The Consent of the Governed: The Lockean Legacy in Early American Culture.By Gillian Brown. Cambridge...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 416–417.
Published: 01 June 2002
... Alphabetization of America from ‘‘The New England Primer’’ to ‘‘The Scarlet Letter By Patricia Crain. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2000. xiii, 315 pp. $45.00. The Consent of the Governed: The Lockean Legacy in Early American Culture.By Gillian Brown. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press. 2001. 237 pp...