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Novel (2015) 48 (3): 381–399.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Rose Casey Drawing upon research into Indian property law, this essay offers a new perspective on both the feminist interventions and the aesthetic innovations of Arundhati Roy's The God of Small Things . This essay is the first to show how The God of Small Things' feminist critique is established...
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Novel (2016) 49 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 May 2016
... exchange, when he proposed that to refer to “the value of labour-power” is to invert the concept of “value.” As the result of the inversion, “‘the value of land’ becomes its [own] contrary.” That is to say, the value of land becomes the quantitative value assigned to property. According to this well-known...
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Novel (2001) 34 (2): 216–231.
Published: 01 August 2001
... House . Ed. Anne Henry Ehrenpreis. vii –xxiii. Staves , Susan . Married Women’s Separate Property in England, 1660–1833 . Cambridge: Harvard UP, 1990 . Turner , Rufus Paul . “Charlotte Smith (1749–1806): New Light on her Life and Literary Career.” Diss. U of Southern California, 1966...
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Novel (2016) 49 (1): 49–64.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Leila Mansouri This article argues that the unusual depiction of metempsychosis central to Robert Montgomery Bird's 1836 novel Sheppard Lee exposes instabilities in the notion of property that is foundational to John Locke's Second Treatise on Government . Key to this argument is a feature of Lee's...
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Novel (2014) 47 (3): 497–504.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Anthony Jarrells Properties of Irish Fiction claire connolly, A Cultural History of the Irish Novel, 1790–1829 (Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2012), pp. 269, cloth, $90.00. sara l. maurer, The Dispossessed State: Narratives of Ownership in Nineteenth-Century Britain...
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Novel (2020) 53 (3): 383–398.
Published: 01 November 2020
... letters. These correspondences derive, this essay argues, from the letter's material properties, which underlie its ability to function as metaphor. The letter's temporal structure of delay and the silences and instability that delay produces, in particular, have productive affinities with the workings of...
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Novel (2009) 42 (1): 1–22.
Published: 01 May 2009
...” suggest that the supernatural is integral to realism's formal properties, thematic concerns, and critical self-reflections. Indeed, novel criticism frequently addresses readers in the idiom of the supernatural and paranormal, a language that seems particularly conducive to understanding how realist novels...
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Novel (2017) 50 (1): 8–34.
Published: 01 May 2017
... property as well as by marriage through her ability to transform the interiority afforded by her everyday possessions into a movable estate of the self. Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 Samuel Richardson interiority detachable pockets material culture forms of property Since...
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Novel (2010) 43 (2): 271–293.
Published: 01 August 2010
... capitalist property ownership, present male suffering as authentic and histrionic, indicative of both power and powerlessness, and as an attempt to manage perceived threats to the self. By depicting male psychic pain in this way, Brontë and Eliot attempt to locate the source for the violence men inflict on...
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Novel (2005) 39 (1): 146–149.
Published: 01 May 2005
...DANIEL HACK CLARE PETTITT, Patent Inventions: Intellectual Property and the Victorian Novel (Oxford: Oxford UP, 2004), pp. 356, cloth, £58.00. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2005 2005 Authors and Inventors CLARE rm,Patent Inventions: lntellectual Property and...
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Novel (1999) 33 (1): 93–118.
Published: 01 May 1999
...: Cambridge UP, 1991 . Dolin , Tim . Mistress of the House: Women of Property in the Victorian Novel . Aldershot: Ashgate, 1997 . Engels , Friedrich . The Origin of the Family, Private Property and the State . New York: International, 1972 . Fabian , Johannes . Time and the...
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Novel (2004) 38 (1): 121–123.
Published: 01 May 2004
...MARILYN MOBLEY MCKENZIE THADIOUS M. DAVIS, Games of Property: Law, Race, Gender, and Faulkner’s Go Down, Moses (Durham: Duke UP, 2003), pp. 339, $79.95. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2004 2004 Strategies of Containment: Faulkner's Narratives of Race...
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Novel (2004) 37 (1-2): 135–157.
Published: 01 August 2004
...AVIVA BRIEFEL Copyright © Novel Corp. 2003 2003 Works Cited “The Acquittal of Mrs. Torpey.” London Times 3 Mar. 1871 : 11 . “The Affair-Diamond.” Punch 18 Mar. 1871 : 114 . “The Blot in the Wives’ Property Bill.” Punch 20 Aug. 1870 : 83 . Cohen , William...
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Novel (2020) 53 (2): 280–284.
Published: 01 August 2020
... capacity—because it appears to be a spiritual or transcendental property of autonomous, deliberative, inward-turning selves—was instead imagined within a range of nineteenth-century discourses (physiology, psychology, evolutionary biology, art history, literature, even interior design and color theory) as...
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Novel (2003) 36 (2): 279–282.
Published: 01 August 2003
... "money and property, responsi- bility and reparation" (63). He then turns to Bertram Wyatt-Brown's study of Southern Honor, which explains that in the antebellum South there were two kinds of debt, the busi- ness debt and the debt of honor. The debt of honor, ntost commonly incurred through garx...
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Novel (2002) 36 (1): iv.
Published: 01 May 2002
... is currently working on a manuscript entitled "Portable Property: Persons, Objects, and Culture on the Move in Greater Britain." AMANDA GILROY is lecturer in English and American Studies at the University of Groningen. She is currently editing Charlotte Lennox's novel The Female Quixote for...
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Novel (2011) 44 (1): 107–114.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Caroline Levine PLOTZ JOHN , Portable Property: Victorian Culture on the Move ( Princeton : Princeton UP , 2008 ), pp. 288 , cloth, $37.50 . LOGAN PETER MELVILLE , Victorian Fetishism: Intellectuals and Primitives ( Albany : State U of New York P , 2009 ), pp. 218...
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Novel (2014) 47 (3): 383–402.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Adrian . Piracy: The Intellectual Property Wars from Gutenberg to Gates . Chicago : U of Chicago P , 2009 . Kalberg Stephen . “Max Weber's Types of Rationality: Cornerstones for the Analysis of Rationalization Processes in History.” American Journal of Sociology 85 . 5 ( 1980...
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Novel (2004) 37 (1-2): 216–220.
Published: 01 August 2004
...RUTH MACK PATRICIA MEYER SPACKS, Privacy: Concealing the Eighteenth-Century Self (Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2003), pp. 256, $36.00. WOLFRAM SCHMIDGEN, Eighteenth-Century Fiction and the Law of Property (Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2002), pp. 274, $65.00. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2003...
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Novel (2019) 52 (2): 305–307.
Published: 01 August 2019
... all, Plotz's two previous books, on crowds in the first half of the century and on portable property in mid-century, trace well-defined topics on clear trajectories and sift through wide-ranging primary materials, historical and material contexts, and secondary literature. Semi-detached picks up...