Do Changes in Women’s Rights Change Women’s Moral Judgments?
The century marked by the Radcliffe centennial is spanned roughly by the publication of two novels, both written by women and posing the same moral dilemma: a heroine in love with her cousin Lucy’s man. In their parallel triangles, these novels provide a historical frame in which to consider current research on women’s moral judgments and offer a way of addressing the centennial question as to what has changed and what has stayed the same.
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