ix, 315 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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Gender and culture.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -290) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction : The feminist world of love and ritual Love letters to a new me Feminist epistolary romance Velvet boxing gloves Theorizing feminist letters Mothers and daughters in correspondence Writing the web : letters from the women's peace movement Do webs work? : letters and the clash of communities Care versus autonomy : the problem of (loving) men The paradox of care as a right How different is e-mail? Care ethics online On burning and saving letters Stealing letters : the ethics of epistolary research Conclusion.