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Title Passion, humiliation, revenge : hatred in man-woman relationships in the 19th and 20th century Russian novel / Rina Lapidus.
Publisher Lanham : Lexington Books
Creation Date c2008
Content The evolution of attitudes towards female characters in Russian literature : an historical overview -- Spiritual and physical murder between man and woman : Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, and Chekhov -- Woman as sexual predator in Russian literary tradition : Tolstoy, Zoschenko and Trifonov -- Woman's infidelity as the cause for man's devastation : Tolstoy, Flaubert, Leskov, Turgenev, Kuprin, and Chekhov -- Anxiety about the strong woman : Turgenev, Leskov, and Bulgakov -- Surrogate for man-woman relations in post-war Soviet literature : Vasilyiev, Grossman, and Rasputin -- The eunuch as hero in late-Soviet and Perestroika literature : Dovlatov, Nagibin, and Polyakov -- Man as an object in literature by women : Shcherbakova, Rubina, Ulitskaya, Petrushevskaya, and Grekova -- Conclusion : sex as an animal act beyond comprehension.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-166) and index.
Format ix, 171 pages
24 cm.
Language English
Identifier ISBN9780739127476
System Number 990026361520205171

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