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The Resource Beasts and beauties : animals, gender and domestication in the Italian renaissance, Juliana Schiesari

Beasts and beauties : animals, gender and domestication in the Italian renaissance, Juliana Schiesari

Label
Beasts and beauties : animals, gender and domestication in the Italian renaissance
Title
Beasts and beauties
Title remainder
animals, gender and domestication in the Italian renaissance
Statement of responsibility
Juliana Schiesari
Title variation
Beasts & beauties
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Beasts and Beauties examines the relationship between domesticity and power by focusing on the contemporaneous development of the invention of the 'pet' and the delineation of the home as a uniquely private enclosure, where the pater familias ruled over his own secluded world of domesticated wife, children, servants, and animals
Member of
Cataloging source
QE2
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schiesari, Juliana
Dewey number
306.850945/09031
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ630
LC item number
.S35 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Toronto Italian Studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Patriarchy
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Animals and civilization
  • Women
  • Humanism
  • HISTORY
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Animals and civilization
  • Families
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Humanism
  • Patriarchy
  • Women
  • Italy
Label
Beasts and beauties : animals, gender and domestication in the Italian renaissance, Juliana Schiesari
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
'Jewels of women' : ladies, laps, and lapdogs in Renaissance culture -- Portrait of the poet as a dog : Petrarch's Epistola metrica III, 5 -- Alberti's Cavallo vivo, or The 'art' of domination -- Della Porta's face of domestication : physiognomy, gender politics, and humanism's others -- Psychoanalytic intermezzo : Freud's missed reading of Leonardo's alternative humanism -- Versions of Diana : gender and Renaissance mythography
Control code
707712847
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 157 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442697881
Lccn
2010286233
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt52sbd
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)707712847
Label
Beasts and beauties : animals, gender and domestication in the Italian renaissance, Juliana Schiesari
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
'Jewels of women' : ladies, laps, and lapdogs in Renaissance culture -- Portrait of the poet as a dog : Petrarch's Epistola metrica III, 5 -- Alberti's Cavallo vivo, or The 'art' of domination -- Della Porta's face of domestication : physiognomy, gender politics, and humanism's others -- Psychoanalytic intermezzo : Freud's missed reading of Leonardo's alternative humanism -- Versions of Diana : gender and Renaissance mythography
Control code
707712847
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 157 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442697881
Lccn
2010286233
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt52sbd
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)707712847

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