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Title:
Managing success : high-echelon careers and motherhood
Author:
Lubin, Aasta S.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Columbia University Press, 1987.
Physical Description:
187 pages ; 24 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
1030 Lexile.
ISBN:
9780231061421
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

This anthology brings together a broad selection of women's writings from the Early Modern period including poetry, literary prose, polemical prose, and drama, most of which are unavailable elsewhere. Full texts and substantial extracts are included of writings by Elizabeth I, Margaret Cavendish, Anna Trapnel, Aphra Behn, Mary Carleton, Mary Herbert, Jane Anger, Rachel Speght, and others.


Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. ix
Introductionp. 1
1 Portraits of the Main Informantsp. 13
2 Functioning: The I"""" Vs. the Sustaining Crowd""""p. 27
3 The Husbandsp. 55
4 Financial Arrangementsp. 75
5 Maternity and the Childp. 83
6 The Green Card Ladies"""" and the Nursemaid""""p. 119
7 Social Activity and the Country Housep. 131
8 Summaryp. 147
Appendixp. 163
Bibliographyp. 177
Indexp. 183