By Juliana Gray
"Lady Alexandra Morley, an eye-catching widow, is desirous to devise a plan to opposite her fortunes. whilst destiny lands her within the fingers of Phineas ""Finn"" Burke, an enticing inventor, she despairs of ever getting what she needs...until they kiss.
Finn has consistently been impervious to the charms of the feminine species, reason in basic terms on perfecting his ""horseless carriage"" engine. He by no means dreamed he'd meet a lady like Alexandra, who's as obdurate as she is comely. regardless of the brewing scandal, Finn longs to make Alexandra his spouse, yet he needs to first persuade the maddening woman that their love is the single factor that matters.
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This aspect of the transition is underwritten and encouraged by parents and teachers as they emphasize the need for girls to be more selfmotivated, self-reliant, and generally more autonomous—but in responsible ways. All of this is part of what Bellah, Madsen, Sullivan, Swidler, and Tipton (1985) refer to as "leaving home" and part of the processes of "individuation" according to psychologists. Thus in the cultural imagination of mainstream parents and their daughters, home is expected to diminish in significance as peer group influence increases.
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In particular, what can we learn from what girls said about what they did at home and who they were when there? Knowing how girls used home in formulating their identities should also tell us what they were becoming—not simply what they were told to become. The foregoing narratives make it clear that neither home nor school can be considered isolated sites of identity work; that is, each place influenced how girls thought about themselves in the other setting. Even when there was behavioral continuity at home, for example, playing Barbies, it no longer had the same meaning due to the dominance of the adolescent ethos at school.