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Description - Shakespeare and the Loss of Eden by Catherine Belsey

This account of Shakespeare's plays, in conjunction with early modern images of Adam and Eve, locates the construction of family values in cultural history and politics. The author seeks to show the pleasures and anxieties generated in the period by the domestication of desire, parental love and cruelty and the relations between siblings and discusses how Shakespeare's plays explore these themes.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780333770849
ISBN-10: 0333770846
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 138mm x mm)
Pages: 224
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 17-Sep-1999
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Catherine Belsey

CATHERINE BELSEY is a distinguished literary critic and Shakespearean scholar. She is Chair of the Centre for Critical and Cultural Theory at the Universtiy of Wales, Cardiff, editor of our successful Feminist Reader and General Editor of our new series: Readers in Cultural Criticism .

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