Journal of Romance Studies

From maternal instinct to material girl: the doll in postwar Spain (1940s–50s)

Journal of Romance Studies (2002), 2, (2), 21–36.

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Axe, John (1983) The Encyclopedia of Celebrity Dolls (Maryland: Hobby House Free Press). The Encyclopedia of Celebrity Dolls Google Scholar

Beauvoir, Simone de (1993 [1949]) The Second Sex, trans. H. M. Parshley (London: Everyman’s Library). The Second Sex Google Scholar

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Coleman, Dorothy S., Elizabeth A. Coleman and Evelyn J. Coleman (1986) The Collector’s Encyclopedia of Dolls: Volume Two (New York: Crown Publishing). The Collector’s Encyclopedia of Dolls: Volume Two Google Scholar

Cummings, Neil and Marysia Lewandowska (2000) The Value of Things (Basel: Birkhäuser; London: August). The Value of Things Google Scholar

DuCille, Ann (1994) ‘Dyes and dolls: multicultural Barbie and the merchandising of difference’, Differences 6.1, 46–68. Dyes and dolls: multicultural Barbie and the merchandising of difference Differences 6.1 46 68 Google Scholar

Folguera Crespo, Pilar (1997) ‘El Franquismo: el retorno a la esfera privada (1939–1975)’, in Historia de las mujeres de España, ed. Elisa Garrido (Madrid: Editorial Síntesis), 527–48. El Franquismo: el retorno a la esfera privada (1939–1975) Historia de las mujeres de España 527 48 Google Scholar

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Fuertes, Gloria (1994) Obras incompletas (Madrid: Cátedra). Obras incompletas Google Scholar

Gabriel Galán, Carmen (1957) Las travesuras de Trastita (Madrid: Esceliser). Las travesuras de Trastita Google Scholar

Gallego Méndez, María Teresa (1983) Mujer, falange y falangismo (Madrid: Taurus). Mujer, falange y falangismo Google Scholar

Graham, Helen (1995) ‘Popular culture in the “years of hunger”’, in Spanish Cultural Studies: An Introduction – The Struggle for Modernity, ed. Helen Graham and Jo Labanyi (Oxford: Oxford University Press), 237–45. Popular culture in the “years of hunger” Spanish Cultural Studies: An Introduction – The Struggle for Modernity 237 45 Google Scholar

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Hanquez-Maincent, Marie-Françoise (1988) Barbie, poupée totem: entre mère et fille, lien ou rupture? (Paris: Éditions Autrement). Barbie, poupée totem: entre mère et fille, lien ou rupture? Google Scholar

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Higonnet, Ann (1998) Pictures of Innocence: The History and Crisis of Ideal Childhood (London: Thames and Hudson). Pictures of Innocence: The History and Crisis of Ideal Childhood Google Scholar

Labanyi, Jo (2000) ‘Feminizing the nation: woman, subordination and subversion in post-civil war Spanish cinema’, in Heroines without Heroes: Reconstructing Female and National Identities in European Cinema 1945–51, ed. Ulrike Sieglohr (London and New York: Cassell), 163–84. Feminizing the nation: woman, subordination and subversion in post-civil war Spanish cinema Heroines without Heroes: Reconstructing Female and National Identities in European Cinema 1945–51 163 84 Google Scholar

M.B.G. (1969) Dolls: Victoria and Albert Museum (London: Her Majesty’s Stationery Office). Dolls: Victoria and Albert Museum Google Scholar

Martín Gaite, Carmen (1994) Usos amorosos de la postguerra española (Barcelona: Editorial Anagrama). Usos amorosos de la postguerra española Google Scholar

Onieva, Antonio J. (1946) Niñas y flores: lecturas escolares para niñas (Madrid: Ediciones Infantiles). Niñas y flores: lecturas escolares para niñas Google Scholar

Pla-Dalmau, J.M. (1950) El nuevo camarada: segunda parte (Gerona: Dalmau). El nuevo camarada: segunda parte Google Scholar

Rait, Lila (1989) Through the Nursery Window: A History of Antique and Collectible Dolls in Australia, 1788–1950 (Oxford: Oxford University Press). Through the Nursery Window: A History of Antique and Collectible Dolls in Australia, 1788–1950 Google Scholar

Rogers, Mary F. (1999) Barbie Culture (London: Sage Publications). Barbie Culture Google Scholar

Salas, M. et al. (1999) Españolas en la transición: de excluídas a protagonistas (1973–1982) (Madrid: Biblioteca Nueva). Españolas en la transición: de excluídas a protagonistas (1973–1982) Google Scholar

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Turin, Adela (1989) ‘Hermosas, cariñosas y pacientes’, Cuadernos de literatura infantil y juvenil 5.41, 24–7. Hermosas, cariñosas y pacientes Cuadernos de literatura infantil y juvenil 5.41 24 7 Google Scholar

Urla, Jacqueline and Alan Swedlund (1995) ‘The anthropometry of Barbie: unsettling ideals of the feminine body in popular culture’, in Deviant Bodies, ed. Jacqueline Urla and J. Terry (Indiana: Indiana University Press), 278–313. The anthropometry of Barbie: unsettling ideals of the feminine body in popular culture Deviant Bodies 278 313 Google Scholar

Yubero, Consuelo and Javier Conde (1996) La España de Mariquita Pérez (Madrid: El País, Aguilar). La España de Mariquita Pérez Google Scholar

Zelizer, Viviana (2001) ‘Pricing the priceless child’, in Self and Society, ed. Ann Branaman (Oxford: Blackwell Publishers), 54–6. Pricing the priceless child Self and Society 54 6 Google Scholar

Alted Vigil, Alicia (1984) Política del nuevo estado sobre el patrimonio cultural y la educación durante la guerra civil española (Madrid: Ministerio de Cultura, Centro Nacional de Información Artística, Arqueológica y Etnólogica.). Política del nuevo estado sobre el patrimonio cultural y la educación durante la guerra civil española Google Scholar

Alted Vigil, Alicia (1995) ‘Education and political control’, in Spanish Cultural Studies: An Introduction – The Struggle for Modernity, ed. Helen Graham and Jo Labanyi (Oxford: Oxford University Press), 196–201. Education and political control Spanish Cultural Studies: An Introduction – The Struggle for Modernity 196 201 Google Scholar

Álvarez de Cánovas, Josefina (1941) Psicología pedagógica: estudio del niño español (Madrid: Espasa-Calpe S.A). Psicología pedagógica: estudio del niño español Google Scholar

Álvarez de Cánovas, Josefina (1944a) Mari-Luz: libro de lectura para niñas (Madrid: Editorial Magisterio Español). Mari-Luz: libro de lectura para niñas Google Scholar

Álvarez de Cánovas, Josefina (1944b) Maribel: la niña de suburbios (Madrid: Editorial Magisterio Español). Maribel: la niña de suburbios Google Scholar

Arias, M. Antonio (1951) Mis segundos pasos: grado preparatorio (Burgos: Hijos de Santiago Rodríguez). Mis segundos pasos: grado preparatorio Google Scholar

Ariès, Phillipe (1996) Centuries of Childhood, trans. Robert Baldick, introd. Adam Phillips (London: Pimlico). Centuries of Childhood Google Scholar

Axe, John (1983) The Encyclopedia of Celebrity Dolls (Maryland: Hobby House Free Press). The Encyclopedia of Celebrity Dolls Google Scholar

Beauvoir, Simone de (1993 [1949]) The Second Sex, trans. H. M. Parshley (London: Everyman’s Library). The Second Sex Google Scholar

Birkett, Dea (1998) ‘I’m Barbie, buy me’, The Guardian Weekend (28 November), 13–21. I’m Barbie, buy me The Guardian Weekend 13 21 Google Scholar

Coleman, Dorothy S., Elizabeth A. Coleman and Evelyn J. Coleman (1968) The Collector’s Encyclopedia of Dolls (New York: Crown Publishing). The Collector’s Encyclopedia of Dolls Google Scholar

Coleman, Dorothy S., Elizabeth A. Coleman and Evelyn J. Coleman (1986) The Collector’s Encyclopedia of Dolls: Volume Two (New York: Crown Publishing). The Collector’s Encyclopedia of Dolls: Volume Two Google Scholar

Cummings, Neil and Marysia Lewandowska (2000) The Value of Things (Basel: Birkhäuser; London: August). The Value of Things Google Scholar

DuCille, Ann (1994) ‘Dyes and dolls: multicultural Barbie and the merchandising of difference’, Differences 6.1, 46–68. Dyes and dolls: multicultural Barbie and the merchandising of difference Differences 6.1 46 68 Google Scholar

Folguera Crespo, Pilar (1997) ‘El Franquismo: el retorno a la esfera privada (1939–1975)’, in Historia de las mujeres de España, ed. Elisa Garrido (Madrid: Editorial Síntesis), 527–48. El Franquismo: el retorno a la esfera privada (1939–1975) Historia de las mujeres de España 527 48 Google Scholar

Formanek-Brunell, Miriam (1993) Made to Play House: Dolls and the Commercialization of American Girlhood, 1830–1930 (London: Yale University Press). Made to Play House: Dolls and the Commercialization of American Girlhood, 1830–1930 Google Scholar

Fuertes, Gloria (1994) Obras incompletas (Madrid: Cátedra). Obras incompletas Google Scholar

Gabriel Galán, Carmen (1957) Las travesuras de Trastita (Madrid: Esceliser). Las travesuras de Trastita Google Scholar

Gallego Méndez, María Teresa (1983) Mujer, falange y falangismo (Madrid: Taurus). Mujer, falange y falangismo Google Scholar

Graham, Helen (1995) ‘Popular culture in the “years of hunger”’, in Spanish Cultural Studies: An Introduction – The Struggle for Modernity, ed. Helen Graham and Jo Labanyi (Oxford: Oxford University Press), 237–45. Popular culture in the “years of hunger” Spanish Cultural Studies: An Introduction – The Struggle for Modernity 237 45 Google Scholar

Graham, Helen and Jo Labanyi (eds) (1995) Spanish Cultural Studies: An Introduction – The Struggle for Modernity (Oxford: Oxford University Press). Spanish Cultural Studies: An Introduction – The Struggle for Modernity Google Scholar

Hanquez-Maincent, Marie-Françoise (1988) Barbie, poupée totem: entre mère et fille, lien ou rupture? (Paris: Éditions Autrement). Barbie, poupée totem: entre mère et fille, lien ou rupture? Google Scholar

Harvey, Jessamy (2001) ‘The value of nostalgia: reviving memories of National-Catholic childhoods’, Journal of Spanish Cultural Studies 2.1, 109–18. The value of nostalgia: reviving memories of National-Catholic childhoods Journal of Spanish Cultural Studies 2.1 109 18 Google Scholar

Hernández, Purificación (1946) Esperando a Jesús: libro de lectura para niñas que se preparan a… la Sagrada Comunión (Madrid : Publ. de la Institución Teresiana). Esperando a Jesús: libro de lectura para niñas que se preparan a… la Sagrada Comunión Google Scholar

Heyerdahl, Virginia Ann (1982) The Best of ‘The Doll reader’ article reprints 1975–1981 (Cumberland MD: Hobby House). The Best of ‘The Doll reader’ article reprints 1975–1981 Google Scholar

Higonnet, Ann (1998) Pictures of Innocence: The History and Crisis of Ideal Childhood (London: Thames and Hudson). Pictures of Innocence: The History and Crisis of Ideal Childhood Google Scholar

Labanyi, Jo (2000) ‘Feminizing the nation: woman, subordination and subversion in post-civil war Spanish cinema’, in Heroines without Heroes: Reconstructing Female and National Identities in European Cinema 1945–51, ed. Ulrike Sieglohr (London and New York: Cassell), 163–84. Feminizing the nation: woman, subordination and subversion in post-civil war Spanish cinema Heroines without Heroes: Reconstructing Female and National Identities in European Cinema 1945–51 163 84 Google Scholar

M.B.G. (1969) Dolls: Victoria and Albert Museum (London: Her Majesty’s Stationery Office). Dolls: Victoria and Albert Museum Google Scholar

Martín Gaite, Carmen (1994) Usos amorosos de la postguerra española (Barcelona: Editorial Anagrama). Usos amorosos de la postguerra española Google Scholar

Onieva, Antonio J. (1946) Niñas y flores: lecturas escolares para niñas (Madrid: Ediciones Infantiles). Niñas y flores: lecturas escolares para niñas Google Scholar

Pla-Dalmau, J.M. (1950) El nuevo camarada: segunda parte (Gerona: Dalmau). El nuevo camarada: segunda parte Google Scholar

Rait, Lila (1989) Through the Nursery Window: A History of Antique and Collectible Dolls in Australia, 1788–1950 (Oxford: Oxford University Press). Through the Nursery Window: A History of Antique and Collectible Dolls in Australia, 1788–1950 Google Scholar

Rogers, Mary F. (1999) Barbie Culture (London: Sage Publications). Barbie Culture Google Scholar

Salas, M. et al. (1999) Españolas en la transición: de excluídas a protagonistas (1973–1982) (Madrid: Biblioteca Nueva). Españolas en la transición: de excluídas a protagonistas (1973–1982) Google Scholar

Stewart, Susan (1993) On Longing: Narratives of the Miniature, the Gigantic, the Souvenir, the Collection (Durham NC: Duke University Press). On Longing: Narratives of the Miniature, the Gigantic, the Souvenir, the Collection Google Scholar

Turin, Adela (1989) ‘Hermosas, cariñosas y pacientes’, Cuadernos de literatura infantil y juvenil 5.41, 24–7. Hermosas, cariñosas y pacientes Cuadernos de literatura infantil y juvenil 5.41 24 7 Google Scholar

Urla, Jacqueline and Alan Swedlund (1995) ‘The anthropometry of Barbie: unsettling ideals of the feminine body in popular culture’, in Deviant Bodies, ed. Jacqueline Urla and J. Terry (Indiana: Indiana University Press), 278–313. The anthropometry of Barbie: unsettling ideals of the feminine body in popular culture Deviant Bodies 278 313 Google Scholar

Yubero, Consuelo and Javier Conde (1996) La España de Mariquita Pérez (Madrid: El País, Aguilar). La España de Mariquita Pérez Google Scholar

Zelizer, Viviana (2001) ‘Pricing the priceless child’, in Self and Society, ed. Ann Branaman (Oxford: Blackwell Publishers), 54–6. Pricing the priceless child Self and Society 54 6 Google Scholar

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