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Armed Ambiguity: Women Warriors in German Literature and Culture in the Age of Goethe (Hardback)

Julie Koser

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ISBN 10: 0810132346 / ISBN 13: 9780810132344
Edité par Northwestern University Press, United States, 2016
Neuf(s) Etat : New Couverture rigide
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Language: English . Brand New Book. Armed Ambiguity interrogates tropes of the woman warrior constructed by print culture-including press reports, novels, dramatic works, and lyrical texts-during the decades-long conflict in Europe around 1800. Julie Koser sheds new light on how women s bodies became a semiotic battleground for competing social, cultural, and political agendas in one of the most critical periods of modern history. Reading the women warriors in this book as barometers of the social and political climate in German?speaking territories, Koser reveals how literary texts and cultural artifacts foregrounding women s armed insurrection perpetuated or contested the discursive construction and illusionary dichotomization of public versus private spheres along a gendered fault line. Koser illuminates how reactionary visions of ideal femininity competed with subversive fantasies of new femininities in the ideological battle being waged over the restructuring of German society. N° de réf. du libraire AAS9780810132344

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Titre : Armed Ambiguity: Women Warriors in German ...

Éditeur : Northwestern University Press, United States

Date d'édition : 2016

Reliure : Hardback

Etat du livre :New

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Armed Ambiguity is a fascinating examination of the tropes of the woman warrior constructed by print culture—including press reports, novels, dramatic works, and lyrical texts—during the decades-long conflict in Europe around 1800.

In it, Julie Koser sheds new light on how women’s bodies became a battleground for competing social, cultural, and political agendas in one of the most pivotal periods of modern history. She traces the women warriors in this work as reflections of the social and political climate in German-speaking lands, and she reveals how literary texts and cultural artifacts that highlight women’s armed insurrection perpetuated the false dichotomy of "public" versus "private" spheres along a gendered fault line. Koser illuminates how reactionary visions of "ideal femininity" competed with subversive fantasies of new femininities in the ideological battle being waged over the restructuring of German society.

About the Author:

Julie Koser is an assistant professor in the Department of Germanic Studies at the University of Maryland, USA.

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