Stereotypes about Women in E. Gaskell's Novels of 1848-1853
Available Online June 2017.
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- Victorian literature, gender stereotypes, feminine writing, Elizabeth Gaskell.
- In the article three novels by E. Gaskell, "Mary Barton" (1848), "Ruth" (1853), and "Cranford" (1853), are approached as debunkingthe Victorian stereotypes about women ("the Angel in the House", "the fallen woman". "the old maid"). In her protest against these notions, Gaskell introduced a new type of a heroine.
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TY - CONF AU - Elmira Vasileva PY - 2017/06 DA - 2017/06 TI - Stereotypes about Women in E. Gaskell's Novels of 1848-1853 BT - Proceedings of the 45th International Philological Conference (IPC 2016) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 109 EP - 111 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/ipc-16.2017.29 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/ipc-16.2017.29 ID - Vasileva2017/06 ER -