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Glover, David, 1946-; Kaplan, Cora

With this volume, the authors discuss theory, criticism and exemplary genres and texts, providing an historical chronology of the developments of the term 'gender' in various contexts

Paperback, Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: Routledge, 2000
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Statement of responsibility: David Glover and Cora Kaplan
ISBN: 0415134919, 0415134927, 9780415134910, 9780415134927
Intended audience: Specialized.
Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-171) and index.
Physical Description: xxxiv, 177p. ; 20 cm.
Series: The new critical idiom
Subject: Sex role in literature.; Gender; Gender identity in literature.; Sex.; Criticism.; Feminism.


  1. Introduction
  2. 1. Femininity and feminism
  3. 2. Masculinities
  4. 3. Queering the pitch
  5. 4. Readers and spectators
  6. Conclusion

Author note

David Gloveris Senior Lecturer in English at the University of Southampton. He is co-editor of the journal New Formations. Cora Kaplan is Professor of English at Queen Mary's, University of London.  They have both published widely on cultural theory and various aspects of gender studies.