Seduced, abandoned, and reborn : visions of youth in middle-class America, 1780-1850 / Rodney Hessinger.Material type: TextSeries: JSTOR eBooksEarly American studies: Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2005Description: 1 online resource (255 pages) : illustrationsContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780812202243 (electronic bk.); 0812202244 (electronic bk.)Subject(s): Youth -- United States -- History -- 18th century | Youth -- United States -- History -- 19th century | Youth -- Books and reading -- United States -- History | Social control -- United States -- History | Moral education -- United States -- History | United States -- Social conditions -- 18th century | United States -- Social conditions -- 19th century | United States -- Moral conditionsAdditional physical formats: Print version:: No titleDDC classification: 305.235/086/220973 LOC classification: HQ796 | .H465 2005Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -248) and index.
"Victims at the shrine of Libertinism": gender in the seduction tales of the late eighteenth century -- Victim of seduction or vicious women? Conceptions of the prostitute at the Philadelphia Magdaden Society and beyond -- "The most powerful instrument of college discipline": the University of Pennsylvania and the Advent of meritocracy in the early republic -- Harvesting youth: the competition for souls in early nineteenth-century Philadelphia and beyond -- "The young man's friend": advice manuals and the dangerous journey to self-made manhood -- Private libertines: emergent strategies for the control of male youth in Bourgeois America.
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