The marriage paradox : modernist novels and the cultural imperative to marry /
- Publication info:
- Gainesvillle : University Press of Florida, c2006.
On the Shelf
- The marriage paradox : modernist novels and the cultural imperative to marry / Davida Pines.
- Main Author:
- Pines, Davida.
Gainesvillle : University Press of Florida, 2006
- Physical Description:
x, 157 p. : 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -152) and index.
0813029155 (alk. paper)
Table of Contents
- Introduction : marriage and modernism
- 1. Imperative choices : Henry James's The portrait of a lady
- 2. Indissoluble differences : marriage and divorce in Ford Madox Ford's The good soldier and Parade's end
- 3. Sex, marriage, and civilization in D. H. Lawrence's Women in love
- 4. Love and the politics of marriage in Nella Larsen's Quicksand and Passing and Zora Neale Hurston's Their eyes were watching God
- 5. Enacting the "natural" : the culture of marriage in Virginia Woolf's Between the acts
- Conclusion : marriage secrets.