Little Women Characteristics

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The Characteristics of a New Female Image from Little Women 一、 The Definition of a New Female Image In Little women, Louisa May shaped the new female image: independence in economy, education and family, as well as deconstructed the patriarchal theory, highlighted that female were no longer regarded as the second sex. 二、 The Analyze of a New Female Image in Little Women The feminine consciousness of independence The feminine consciousness of freedom and equality The feminine consciousness of possessing both political integrity and ability 三、 The Reason And Meaning of the rose of a New Female Image (一) Reasons 1、 Author’s Experience Louisa May Alott, born in 1832, was the third child of Bronson Alcott, a self-taught philosopher, school reformer,…show more content…
Alcott became a supporter of women's voting rights in his later years and became the first woman to vote in Concord. Alcott, Elizabeth Stoddardybeka Davisny Crane and other writers are American women writers in The Gilded Age. They publish women's articles in modern and candid way. As a newspaper columnist at the time commented, their work is "one of the clear symbols of the…show more content…
They wanted to believe in God according to their wishes, and set up a social mode that attached importance to ethics and spiritual life. Later they fled to the Americas and brought this Puritanism to the United States. The Puritan doctrine that, "all priests, everyone is called" equality before God; man is God of wealth wealth will have custodian duty; work can bring joy and fulfillment, people should work hard; people should assume social responsibility, support social justice. Alcott was deeply influenced by Puritanism. In the little woman, the Marge sisters had their own career, very conscientious, never shirk their family responsibilities, tried to solve problems for their mothers, and were always conscientious and conscientious in their work. Transcendentalism is a literary and philosophical movement of American Transcendentalism, claimed that the existence of a can use the intuition, the ideal spiritual entity, one can transcend feeling and reason to directly obtain the truth; Transcendentalism emphasized the importance of the individual, primary responsibility is the self perfection, rather than wealth and power. Transcendentalism has profound influence on American culture, Alcott deeply influence Emerson's transcendental thinker, in the "Little Women" have a distinctive expression, for example, Joe encountered many difficulties and setbacks in the way of writing, and
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