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Austen’s Assimilation of Lockean Ideals: The Appeal of Pursuing Happiness
Claudia J. Martin

Jane Austen and August von Kotzebue: Linking Emma to a German Dramatic Tradition
Lucy Morrison

The Power of Storytelling and Deferral: Anne Elliot, Jane Austen, and Scheherazade
Kuldip Kaur Kuwahara

Fannys “great book”: Macartneys Embassy to China and Mansfield Park
Susan Allen Ford

From the Polar Seas to Australasia: Jane Austen, “English culture,” and Regency Orientalism
Rhodri Windsor Liscombe


Jane Austen in Japan: “Good Mother” or “New Woman”?
Eleanor J. Hogan and Inger Sigrun Brodey

Caught Between Old and New: The Changing Face of Marriage in Austen and Tanizaki
Aya Satoh

Jane Austen in Turkey
Rana Tekcan

A la Señorita Austen: An Overview of Spanish Adaptations
Mari Carmen Romero Sánchez


Trinkets and Treasures: Consuming Jane Austen
Allison Thompson

True Love Waits: Austen and the Christian Romance in the Contemporary U. S.
Juliette Wells

Lady Bathurst’s Patriotic Ballroom, or “Reading Austen at a Distance”: The French Revolutionary Wars in Recent Adaptations 
Gillian Dow

Appropriating Austen: Localism on the Global Scene
Linda Troost and Sayre Greenfield

The Banquet of Desire: A South Indian Sense and Sensibility
R. N. Simhan


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