The Pinocchio effect : on making Italians (1860-1920) / Suzanne Stewart-Steinberg.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Stewart-Steinberg, Suzanne.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2007.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • The Pinocchio effect : on autonomy and influence
  • The secret power of suggestion : Scipio Sighele's succubal subject
  • The queen and the deputy : the representative politics of Matilde Serao's La conquista di Roma
  • Love's gravity : the perverse gymnastics of Edmondo De Amicis
  • An unwritable law of maternal love : the infanticide debate
  • In a dark continent : Cesare Lombroso's other Italy
  • Social Maria : the scientific feminism of Maria Montessori
  • Maria Montessori : the writing subject.