9780791452066

Spinster Tales and Womanly Possibilities

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  • ISBN13:

    9780791452066

  • ISBN10:

    0791452069

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2002-01-01
  • Publisher: State Univ of New York Pr
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Author Biography

Naomi Braun Rosenthal is Professor of American Studies at the College at Old Westbury and Visiting Professor of Sociology at Stony Brook.

Table of Contents

Preface ix
The Persistent Spinster
1(18)
``Bossed by A Woman''
19(12)
An E/Man/Cipated Woman
31(22)
``She Has Deliberately Shut the Door of Opportunity''
53(18)
A Debatable Figure
71(18)
``A Lady Scholar?''
89(18)
Sex and the Single Girl
107(18)
Hollywood Stars
125(20)
An Ideal Woman
145(10)
Notes 155(16)
Bibliography 171(6)
Filmography 177(2)
Index 179

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