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Gender and Power in Shrew-Taming Narratives, 1500-1700

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  • D. Wootton (Editor)
  • G. Holderness (Editor)
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Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages256
ISBN (Print)9780230240926, 9780230277489
Publication statusPublished - 2010

Abstract

Explores the various dramatic, poetic and narrative versions of the popular 'taming of the shrew' story, from the Middle Ages to the Restoration, in the light of new historical work on the place of early modern women in society.

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