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Gaskell's heroines and the power of time

May, Susan Morgan (1983) Gaskell's heroines and the power of time. Humanities Working Paper, 82. California Institute of Technology , Pasadena, CA.

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This paper, using Cranford, Ruth, Wives and Daughters and Sylvia's Lovers, develops the topics of the Scott chapter to suggest that, through an awareness of the power of time and circumstance to shape our lives, the traditional female values of love and forgiveness are revealed as our best hope for changing the course of history and directing the future of the community and the nation.

Item Type:Report or Paper (Working Paper)
Additional Information:Chapter II of Woman as Hero in Nineteenth-Century British Fiction, forthcoming
Group:Humanities Working Papers
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Official Citation:May, Susan Morgan. Gaskell's heroines and the power of time. Pasadena, CA: California Institute of Technology, 1983. Humanities Working Paper, No. 82.
Usage Policy:No commercial reproduction, distribution, display or performance rights in this work are provided.
ID Code:15907
Deposited By: Lindsay Cleary
Deposited On:22 Sep 2009 16:24
Last Modified:26 Dec 2012 11:23

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