Shakespeare's Comedies of Love

Shakespeare's Comedies of Love

Author: Richard Paul Knowles

Publisher: University of Toronto Press

ISBN: 9780802039538

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 316

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Pages: 161
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Pages: 316
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-01-01 - Publisher: University of Toronto Press

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Pages: 215
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Language: en
Pages: 0
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Categories: Literary Criticism
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Analyses how far Shakespeare succeeds in reconciling two polarised areas in the early modern period: sexual desire, or will, and idealised approaches to romantic love Beginning with how the signifier 'will' operates in Shakespearean contexts, this book, unlike other studies, deals fully with how Shakespeare's plays treat the issue of
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Language: en
Pages: 305
Authors: Victor Karandashev
Categories: Social Science
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This volume presents a conceptual, historical, anthropological, and sociological review of how culture affects our experience and expression of romantic love. What is romantic love and how is it different from and similar to other kinds of love? How is romantic love related to sex and marriage in human history