Restless Men: Masculinity and Robinson Crusoe, 1788-1840 by K. Downing

By K. Downing

Robinson Crusoe's name to experience and homemade cost resonated with British explorers. In tracing the hyperlinks in a discursive chain by which a selected male subjectivity was once solid, Karen Downing finds how such males took their tensions with them to Australia, in order that the colonies by no means have been an answer to stressed men's anxieties.

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