Urbanism and Urbanity

Urbanism and Urbanity

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Urbanism and Urbanity is a groundbreaking cultural history of the nineteenth- and early twentieth-century bourgeois public sphere in Spain. It analyzes the literary representation and construction of gender-based social rituals inscribed onto the map of modern Spanish cities. Addressing novels from Realism to Modernism as documents of customs in dialogue with urban treatises, conduct manuals, and city guides, the book presents a comprehensive picture of the discursive generation of the Spanish urban middle class.... (serialized novel), 12, 108 novelas de costumbres contemporAineas (novel of contemporary customs), 1 Nuevo manual de urbanidad, ... 139 Parsons, Deborah , 42, 44, 66 Paseo de Gracia, 68 Paseo de la Rambla, 69 Paseo del Prado, 67, 69, 100 paseos, 67, 70, 74, 92, ... 55 performance, 5, 10; of art appreciation, 45, 86; in commercial sphere, 120; oratory, 149; on promenade, 15, 96a€“97, 98; in publicanbsp;...

Title:Urbanism and Urbanity
Author:Leigh Mercer
Publisher:Rowman & Littlefield - 2013


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