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The Law in Shakespeare free pdf Leading scholars in the field analyze Shakespeare's plays to show how their dramatic content shapes issues debated in conflicts arising from the creation and application of law. Individual essays focus on such topics as slander, revenge, equity, landholding, fraud, and the royal prerogative. These studies reveal Shakespeare's innovative representations of the most important arguments in contemporary legal thought to suggest new ways of solving problems confronting early modern English men and women.

About Constance Jordan

CONSTANCE JORDAN has published widely on topics in Renaissance literature and culture. She is the author of Renaissance Feminism: Literary Texts and Political Models (1990) and Shakespeare's Monarchies: Ruler and Subject in the Romances (1997). She is co-editor of The Longman Anthology of British Literature (1999, 2003, 2006). KAREN CUNNINGHAM is a Lecturer in English at the University of California, Los Angeles. Her articles on Marlowe, Shakespeare, Raleigh and early modern women, have appeared in Publications of the Modern Language Association, Exemplari

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Author : Constance Jordan
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 12 December 2006
ISBN : 1403992142
EAN : 9781403992147
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 300 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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