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Poison Woman

Figuring Female Transgression in Modern Japanese Culture

by Christine L. Marran

  • 143 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Univ Of Minnesota Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Sociology,
  • Asian - Japanese,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science / Women"s Studies,
  • Japan,
  • Social conditions,
  • Villains in popular culture,
  • Women,
  • Women in popular culture

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9523053M
    ISBN 100816647275
    ISBN 109780816647279

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In Poison Woman, Christine L. Marran investigates this powerful icon, its shifting meanings, and its influence on defining women’s sexuality and place in Japan. She begins by considering Meiji gesaku literature, in which female criminality was often medically defined and marginalized as abnormal.

In Poison Woman, Christine L. Marran investigates this powerful icon, its shifting meanings, and its influence on defining women’s sexuality and place in Japan.

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