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Renk, Kathleen J.

Caribbean Shadows and Victorian Ghosts

Women's Writing and Decolonization Kathleen J. Renk

IN AN ERA of social chaos, religious skepticism, and postrevolutionary fear, the idea of the stable middle-class family acquired a mythical status in nineteenth-century England. This image of the traditional family--based upon the supposed natural superiority of white elders--also served as... More