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The Resource The invention of the Renaissance woman : the challenge of female independence in the literature and thought of Italy and England, Pamela Joseph Benson

The invention of the Renaissance woman : the challenge of female independence in the literature and thought of Italy and England, Pamela Joseph Benson

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The invention of the Renaissance woman : the challenge of female independence in the literature and thought of Italy and England
Title
The invention of the Renaissance woman
Title remainder
the challenge of female independence in the literature and thought of Italy and England
Statement of responsibility
Pamela Joseph Benson
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Language
eng
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Benson, Pamela
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PR418.W65
LC item number
B46 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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Pennsylvania State University
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  • English literature
  • Women and literature
  • Italian literature
  • Italian literature
  • Feminism and literature
  • Women
  • Comparative literature
  • Comparative literature
  • Women
  • Feminism and literature
  • Women and literature
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The invention of the Renaissance woman : the challenge of female independence in the literature and thought of Italy and England, Pamela Joseph Benson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [307]-318) and index
Contents
Boccaccio's De mulieribus claris : an ambiguous beginning --From praise to paradox : the first Italian defenses of women -- The literary containment of the independent woman : Capella and Castiglione -- The debate about woman in the Orlando furioso -- Praise and limitation of the independent woman in the Orlando furioso -- The new ideal in England : Thomas More, Juan Luis Vives, and Richard Hyrde -- Virtue and politics in Sir Thomas Elyot's The defence of good women -- The popular controversy in England -- The defense of female regiment : practical politics -- Praise and defense of woman in The faerie queene -- Praise and defense of the queen in The faerie queene
Control code
24009663
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 325 p.
Isbn
9780271008141
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
91022934
Label
The invention of the Renaissance woman : the challenge of female independence in the literature and thought of Italy and England, Pamela Joseph Benson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [307]-318) and index
Contents
Boccaccio's De mulieribus claris : an ambiguous beginning --From praise to paradox : the first Italian defenses of women -- The literary containment of the independent woman : Capella and Castiglione -- The debate about woman in the Orlando furioso -- Praise and limitation of the independent woman in the Orlando furioso -- The new ideal in England : Thomas More, Juan Luis Vives, and Richard Hyrde -- Virtue and politics in Sir Thomas Elyot's The defence of good women -- The popular controversy in England -- The defense of female regiment : practical politics -- Praise and defense of woman in The faerie queene -- Praise and defense of the queen in The faerie queene
Control code
24009663
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 325 p.
Isbn
9780271008141
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
91022934

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