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Challenging gender and genre in the literary text

Nuria Capdevila-ArguМ€elles

Challenging gender and genre in the literary text

the works of Nuria Amat

by Nuria Capdevila-ArguМ€elles

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Published by University Press of the South in New Orleans .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Amat, Núria, 1950- -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Gender identity in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [187]-201) and index.

    StatementNuria Capdevila-Argüelles.
    SeriesIberian studies ;, 52, Catalan studies ;, 3, Iberian studies (New Orleans, La.) ;, 52., Catalan studies (New Orleans, La.) ;, 3.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ6651.M36 Z6 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 209 p. ;
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3572896M
    ISBN 101931948046
    LC Control Number2002103625

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