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Author Peel, Ellen Susan.

Title Politics, persuasion, and pragmatism : a rhetoric of feminist utopian fiction / Ellen Peel
Published Columbus : Ohio State University Press, 2002


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 MELB  809.39372 P3745/P  AVAILABLE
Description xxvi, 227 pages ; 24 cm
Series The theory and interpretation of narrative series
Theory and interpretation of narrative series.
Contents Pt. I. Persuasion in Feminist Utopian Narratives. Ch. 1. Static and Pragmatic Utopian Feminism. Ch. 2. The Process of Feminist Narrative Persuasion. Ch. 3. Two Major Techniques of Narrative Persuasion: Belief-Bridging and Protean Metaphor. Ch. 4. Feminism as a Rejection of Patriarchal Patterns. Ch. 5. Diverse Patterns of Feminism -- Pt. II. Readings of Feminist Utopian Narratives. Ch. 6. Doris Lessing's The Marriages Between Zones Three, Four, and Five. Ch. 7. Ursula K. Le Guin's The Left Hand of Darkness. Ch. 8. Monique Wittig's Les Guerilleres
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Lessing, Doris, 1919-2013. Marriages Between Zones Three, Four, and Five
Le Guin, Ursula K., 1929-2018. Left hand of darkness.
Wittig, Monique. Guerilleres
Utopias in literature.
Fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Feminism and literature.
LC no. 2002010389
ISBN 0814209106 hardcover alkaline paper