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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism,
    • Rogues and vagabonds in literature,
    • Homeless persons in literature,
    • Homelessness in literature,
    • Vagrancy in literature,
    • Renaissance -- England

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-323) and index.

      StatementLinda Woodbridge.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR428.R63 W66 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination338 p. ;
      Number of Pages338
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6776781M
      ISBN 100252026330
      LC Control Number00010367

      Linda Woodbridge's Vagrancy, Homelessness, and English Renaissance Literature (University of Illinois Press, ) explores the various ways in which vagrants and wanderers were demonised: as shiftless, placeless rogues ‘wily, sexually promiscuous and inherently anarchic fomenters of widespread social rebellion’. Interestingly. Vagrancy, Homelessness and English Renaissance Literature. Urbana: U of Illinois P, Urbana: U of Illinois P, Responses to this piece intended for the Readers' Forum may be sent to the Editor at [email protected] English Revenge Drama: Money, Resistance, Equality eBook: Woodbridge, Linda: : Kindle Store. Looks at the Renaissance from a world, as opposed to just European, perspective. Views the Renaissance from perspectives other than just the cultural elite. Gender, sex, violence, and cultural history are integrated into the analysis. Content: Chapter 1 The Italian Renaissance (pages 21–38): Gene Brucker.


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