Female Development in the Novels of Rabindranath Tagore a Cross-Cultural Analysis of Gender and Literature in British India

Author: Mathew, Mary Thundyil
Year:1996
Pages:242
ISBN:0-7734-4236-7
978-0-7734-4236-8
Price:179.95
This book analyses the development of Tagore's heroines within the framework of the Bildungsroman, and also explores the ways in which the 'female Bildung' can be facilitated within a Hindu ideology. It examines gender development in Tagore in terms of both its privatized cultural context Western critical ideology.