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Fears and fantasies

Kate Murphy

Fears and fantasies

modernity, gender and the rural-urban divide

by Kate Murphy

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Published by Peter Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rural life -- Australia,
  • Rural-urban relations -- Australia,
  • Civilization, Modern

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKate Murphy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGT3471.A9 M87 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23944646M
    ISBN 109781433109508
    LC Control Number2009046483
    OCLC/WorldCa467357567

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Murphy. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource (viii, pages) Contents: Introduction --Urban fears and rural fantasies in the early twentieth century: the Australian and transnational contexts --"Very decidedly decadent": the birth rate in the rural-urban discourse --Purity and impurity: venereal disease, the "girl problem" and the rural-urban.

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