Antimercantilism in Late Medieval English Literature (The by R. Ladd

By R. Ladd

This examine explores the connection among ideology and subjectivity in past due medieval literature, documenting the trajectory of antimercantile ideology opposed to significant advancements in fiscal thought and perform within the later heart Ages.

Show description

Read Online or Download Antimercantilism in Late Medieval English Literature (The New Middle Ages) PDF

Similar literary medieval criticism books

Readers and Writers in Ovid's Heroides: Transgressions of Genre and Gender

This can be the 1st book-length learn to reconstruct the reports of the deserted heroines of the Heroides, which were mostly overlooked by means of prior feedback. Dr Spentzou seeks how one can isolate, represent, and unencumber the feminine voice and adventure inside of Ovid's male-authored textual content. development on quite a lot of old in addition to smooth photographs and reflections on gender and writing, the ebook makes an attempt to map the connection among gendered sensitivitiesand event and familiar expression and offerings.

Reading the World: Encyclopedic Writing in the Scholastic Age

The 13th century observed this sort of proliferation of recent encyclopedic texts that a couple of pupil has known as it the “century of the encyclopedias. ” Variously known as a speculum, glossary, or imago mundi—the time period encyclopedia was once no longer generally utilized to such books until eventually the eighteenth century—these texts have been equipped in this type of method reader may perhaps simply find a set of authoritative statements on any given subject.

Aus der Werkstatt Diebold Laubers (Kulturtopographie des alemannischen Raums) (German Edition)

Diebold Lauber’s workshop in Hagenau produced hand-written illustrated texts within the first 1/2 the fifteenth century. prior to now they've been studied commonly relating to their serial construction. they're regarded as “nicely painted” yet with the wording principally copied with little attention of its content material.

Digenes Akrites: New Approaches to Byzantine Heroic Poetry (Publications of the Centre for Hellenic Studies, King's College London)

Known as variously the ’Byzantine epic’, the ’epic of recent Greece’, an ’epic-romance’ and ’romance’, the poem of Digenes Akrites has, due to the fact that its rediscovery in the direction of the top of the 19th century, exerted a tenacious carry at the mind's eye of students from quite a lot of disciplines and from many nations of the area, in addition to of writers and public figures in Greece.

Extra info for Antimercantilism in Late Medieval English Literature (The New Middle Ages)

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.39 of 5 – based on 42 votes