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The Resource The unrepentant Renaissance : from Petrarch to Shakespeare to Milton, Richard Strier

The unrepentant Renaissance : from Petrarch to Shakespeare to Milton, Richard Strier

Label
The unrepentant Renaissance : from Petrarch to Shakespeare to Milton
Title
The unrepentant Renaissance
Title remainder
from Petrarch to Shakespeare to Milton
Statement of responsibility
Richard Strier
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Who during the Renaissance could have dissented from the values of reason and restraint, patience and humility, rejection of the worldly and the physical? These widely articulated values were part of the inherited Christian tradition and were reinforced by key elements in the Renaissance, especially the revival of Stoicism and Platonism. This book is devoted to those who did dissent from them. Richard Strier reveals that many long-recognized major texts did question the most traditional values and uncovers a Renaissance far more bumptious and affirmative than much recent scholarship has a
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Strier, Richard
Dewey number
809/.89409024
Index
index present
LC call number
PN721
LC item number
.S835 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Petrarca, Francesco
  • Shakespeare, William
  • European literature
  • English literature
  • Petrarca, Francesco
  • Shakespeare, William
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • English literature
  • European literature
Label
The unrepentant Renaissance : from Petrarch to Shakespeare to Milton, Richard Strier
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Back to Burckhardt (plus the reformations) -- In defense of passion and the body -- Against the rule of reason: praise of passion from Petrarch to Luther to Shakespeare to Herbert -- Against judgment: Petrarch and Shakespeare at sonnets -- Against morality: from Richard III to Antony and Cleopatra -- Appendix 1: Shakespearean seduction -- Appendix 2: morality and the happy infant: the case of Macbeth -- In defense of worldliness -- Sanctifying the bourgeoisie: the cultural work of the comedy of errors -- Appendix: sanctifying the aristocracy: from Ignatius Loyola to François de Sales (and then to Donne and Herbert) -- In defense of pride -- Self-revelation and self-satisfaction in Montaigne and Descartes -- Milton against humility -- Appendix: "lordly command?"
Control code
761216467
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 304 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226777535
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613311351
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
331135
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)761216467
Label
The unrepentant Renaissance : from Petrarch to Shakespeare to Milton, Richard Strier
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Back to Burckhardt (plus the reformations) -- In defense of passion and the body -- Against the rule of reason: praise of passion from Petrarch to Luther to Shakespeare to Herbert -- Against judgment: Petrarch and Shakespeare at sonnets -- Against morality: from Richard III to Antony and Cleopatra -- Appendix 1: Shakespearean seduction -- Appendix 2: morality and the happy infant: the case of Macbeth -- In defense of worldliness -- Sanctifying the bourgeoisie: the cultural work of the comedy of errors -- Appendix: sanctifying the aristocracy: from Ignatius Loyola to François de Sales (and then to Donne and Herbert) -- In defense of pride -- Self-revelation and self-satisfaction in Montaigne and Descartes -- Milton against humility -- Appendix: "lordly command?"
Control code
761216467
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 304 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226777535
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613311351
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
331135
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)761216467

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