Mary Wollstonecraft and Jane Austen: 'Rape' and 'Love' as (Feminist) Social Realism and Romance

@article{Tauchert2003MaryWA,
  title={Mary Wollstonecraft and Jane Austen: 'Rape' and 'Love' as (Feminist) Social Realism and Romance},
  author={A. Tauchert},
  journal={Women: A Cultural Review},
  year={2003},
  volume={14},
  pages={144 - 158}
}
  • A. Tauchert
  • Published 2003
  • Philosophy
  • Women: A Cultural Review
Mary Wollstonecraft's argument for female reason in the Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792) remains an iconic text for thinking through the his-torical struggle between claims to 'equality' and 'difference' for women. Wollstonecraft herslf embodies the antinomy within European Enlightenment thought exposed by simply being female . Jane Austen's writing career, following on from Wollstonecraft's death, offers a quite distinct mode of writing reason for women in her narrative work. While… Expand

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