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              Between Women: Friendship, Desire, and Marriage in Victorian England
               

              Between Women: Friendship, Desire, and Marriage in Victorian England (EPUB ebook – Course Book)

              By Marcus, Sharon

              Women in Victorian England wore jewelry made from each other's hair and wrote poems celebrating decades of friendship. They pored over magazines that described the dangerous pleasures of corporal punishment. This book offers a paradigm for theorizing gender and sexuality - not ju...st in the Victorian period, but in our own.
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              ISBN 9781400830855
              Available in EPUB
              Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
              Language en
              Released NZ 10 Jul 2009
              Publisher Princeton University Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Between Women: Friendship, Desire, and Marriage in Victorian England
                

              Between Women: Friendship, Desire, and Marriage in Victorian England (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Marcus, Sharon

              • RRP: $72.99
              • $53.92
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              • Internationally sourced

              Women in Victorian England wore jewelry made from each other's hair and wrote poems celebrating decades of friendship. They pored over magazines that described the dangerous pleasures of corporal punishment. This book offers a paradigm for theorizing gender and sexuality - not ju...st in the Victorian period, but in our own.
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              ISBN 9780691128351
              Released NZ 15 Jan 2007
              Publisher Princeton University Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Language (English)
              Availability
              Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
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              The Drama of Celebrity
               

              The Drama of Celebrity (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Marcus, Sharon

              • RRP: $39.99
              • $35.99
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              • Pub Date
                11 Aug 20

              A bold new account of how celebrity works Why do we care so much about celebrities? Who decides who gets to be a star? Do celebrities deserve the outsized attention they receive? Sharon Marcus challenges everything you thought you knew about our obsession with fame. Drawing on sc...rapbooks, diaries, and vintage fan mail, she traces celebrity cultu
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              ISBN 9780691210186
              Released NZ 11 Aug 2020
              Publisher Princeton University Pre
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Antidemocracy in America: Truth, Power, and the Republic at Risk
               

              Antidemocracy in America: Truth, Power, and the Republic at Risk (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Klinenberg, Eric; Marcus, Sharon; Zaloom, Caitlin; Contributions by Anderson, Michelle Wilde; Wade, Lisa

              • RRP: $64.50
              • $50.67
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              Antidemocracy in America is a collective effort to understand the fragility of American democracy and how to protect it from the buried contradictions that Trump's victory brought into view. It offers essays from leading scholars on topics including race, religion, gender, civil ...liberties, protest, inequality, immigration, and the media.
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              ISBN 9780231190114
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2019
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Public Books Series
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              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              Antidemocracy in America: Truth, Power, and the Republic at Risk

              Antidemocracy in America: Truth, Power, and the Republic at Risk (Hardback)

              Edited by Klinenberg, Eric; Marcus, Sharon; Zaloom, Caitlin; Contributions by Anderson, Michelle Wilde; Wade, Lisa

              Antidemocracy in America is a collective effort to understand the fragility of American democracy and how to protect it from the buried contradictions that Trump's victory brought into view. It offers essays from leading scholars on topics including race, religion, gender, civil ...liberties, protest, inequality, immigration, and the media.
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              ISBN 9780231190107
              Released NZ 15 May 2019
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Public Books Series
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              Think in Public: A Public Books Reader
               

              Think in Public: A Public Books Reader (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Marcus, Sharon; Zaloom, Caitlin; Contributions by Butler, Judith; Turner, Fred; Irani, Lilly

              • RRP: $83.50
              • $65.62
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              Think in Public presents a selection of inspiring essays that exemplify the distinctive approach of the online magazine Public Books to public scholarship. Today's leading thinkers offer a guide to the most exciting contemporary ideas about literature, politics, economics, histor...y, race, capitalism, gender, technology, and climate change.
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              ISBN 9780231190091
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2019
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Public Books Series
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              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              The Physiology of Marriage

              The Physiology of Marriage (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Balzac, Honore de; Introduction by Marcus, Sharon

              • RRP: $60.99
              • $57.94
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              • Temporarily out of stock

              Examines the economics and power relationships of seduction and love. Balzac proposes that marriage and the selection of a wife be treated as a science, and examines topics ranging from moral education to methods for foiling adulterous relationships.

              ISBN 9780801855504
              Released NZ 15 Jun 1997
              Publisher FOOTPRINT BOOKS
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Between Women: Friendship, Desire, and Marriage in Victorian England

              Between Women: Friendship, Desire, and Marriage in Victorian England (Hardback)

              By Marcus, Sharon

              • RRP: $144.00
              • $129.60
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              • Temporarily out of stock

              Women in Victorian England wore jewelry made from each other's hair and wrote poems celebrating decades of friendship. A few had sexual relationships with each other, and lived together in long-term partnerships described as marriages. This title shows that these women were not s...een as gender outlaws.
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              ISBN 9780691128207
              Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9781400830855
              Released NZ 15 Jul 2007
              Publisher Princeton University Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Language (English)
              Availability
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              Apartment Stories: City and Home in Nineteenth-Century Paris and London
                

              Apartment Stories: City and Home in Nineteenth-Century Paris and London (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Marcus, Sharon

              • RRP: $106.50
              • $94.24
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              This work provides a framework for understanding the urban and the domestic in 19th-century Paris and London by examining the cities' homes. It argues that the apartment house embodied the intersections of city and home, public and private, and masculine and feminine spheres.

              ISBN 9780520217263
              Released NZ 15 Mar 1999
              Publisher University of California Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              Think in Public: A Public Books Reader

              Think in Public: A Public Books Reader (Hardback)

              Edited by Marcus, Sharon; Zaloom, Caitlin; Contributions by Butler, Judith; Turner, Fred; Irani, Lilly

              Think in Public presents a selection of inspiring essays that exemplify the distinctive approach of the online magazine Public Books to public scholarship. Today's leading thinkers offer a guide to the most exciting contemporary ideas about literature, politics, economics, histor...y, race, capitalism, gender, technology, and climate change.
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              ISBN 9780231190084
              Released NZ 15 May 2019
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Public Books Series
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