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Family Politics in Early Modern Literature (Early Modern by Hannah Crawforth,Sarah Lewis

By Hannah Crawforth,Sarah Lewis

This publication considers the ways in which family members relationships (parental, marital, sibling or different) mimic, and stand in for, political ones within the Early glossy interval, and vice versa. Bringing jointly prime overseas students in literary-historical fields to provide scholarship knowledgeable by way of the point of view of up to date politics, the quantity examines the ways that the relatives defines itself in transformative moments of power concern – delivery and loss of life, maturation, marriage – moments while the family members is negotiating its place inside of and during broader cultural frameworks, and whilst, for that reason, kin ‘politics’ develop into so much apparent.

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