Smart, Annie K., 1962-

Citoyennes : women and the ideal of citizenship in eighteenth-century France / Women and the ideal of citizenship in eighteenth-century France Annie K. Smart. - Newark : Lanham, Md. : University of Delaware Press ; Co-published with Rowman & Littlefield Pub. Group, c2013. - xii, 259 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-253) and index.

Re-reading Rousseau's Emile -- Reconceiving the body politic : civic motherhood in Louis-Sébastien Mercier's L'An 2440 -- Educating women : civic virtue in Félicité de Genlis's Adèle et Théodore -- Speaking as a citoyenne : Olympe de Gouges's female civic voice -- Representing the républicaine : art and Jacobin gender politics in the French Revolution -- Staging the citoyenne in French revolutionary theater, Year II of the Republic.

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Rousseau, Jean-Jacques, 1712-1778. Emile.
Mercier, Louis-Sébastien, 1740-1814. An deux mille quatre cent quarante.
Genlis, Stéphanie Félicité, comtesse de, 1746-1830. Adèle et Théodore.
Gouges, Olympe de, 1748-1793.


Women--Social conditions--France--18th century.
Citizenship--History--France--18th century.
French literature--History and criticism.--18th century
Women in literature.


France--History--Women.--Revolution, 1789-1799
France--History--Literature and the revolution.--Revolution, 1789-1799
France--History--18th century.

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