Patriachy, indoctrination and education. The therapeutic power of creation in women's literature. Two case studies: Carmen Martín Gaite's "The back room" (1978) and Ian McEwan's "Atonnement" (2001)

Master thesis English OPEN
García Lara, Antonia; (2011)
  • Publisher: Universidad de Granada
  • Subject: Literature | Education | Martín Gaite, Carmen | Indoctrination | McEwan, Ian | Patriarchy | Women

My dissertation deals with the patriarchal education that indoctrinates women and forces them to be domestic angels and how this education provokes a trauma that they try to heal by creation in the form of writing. I will use two case studies to illustrate my point: Car... View more
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