Dangerous Familiars

Pub Date : 2016-10-01 | Author : Frances E. Dolan | Publisher : Cornell University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781501707278
ISBN 13 : 1501707272

Looking back at images of violence in the popular culture of early modern England, we find that the specter of the murderer loomed most vividly not in the stranger, but in the fami..

Marriage And Violence

Pub Date : 2010-11-24 | Author : Frances E. Dolan | Publisher : University of Pennsylvania Press

ISBN 10 : 9780812201772
ISBN 13 : 0812201779

Marriage is often described as a melding of two people into one. But what—or who—must be lost, fragmented, or buried in that process? We have inherited a model of marriage so f..

Irish Gothics

Pub Date : 2014-05-30 | Author : Christina Morin | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9781137366658
ISBN 13 : 1137366656

Scholarly interest in 'the Irish Gothic' has grown at a rapid pace in recent years, but the debate over exactly what constitutes this body of literature remains far from settled. T..

Gender Mastery And Slavery

Pub Date : 2009-12-18 | Author : William Henry Foster | Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan

ISBN 10 : 9781137238801
ISBN 13 : 1137238801

Gender, family and sexual relations defined human slavery from its classical origins in Europe to the rise and fall of race-based slavery in the Americas. Gender, Mastery and Slave..

Domestic Violence In Victorian And Edwardian Fiction

Pub Date : 2016-04-26 | Author : Jina Moon | Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781443892070
ISBN 13 : 1443892076

This book opens the curtain on the crucial role played by Victorian and Edwardian novelists in changing views of domestic violence. Examining the mechanisms of domestic violence th..

Papal Justice

Pub Date : 2011-03-01 | Author : Irene Fosi | Publisher : CUA Press

ISBN 10 : 9780813218588
ISBN 13 : 0813218586

This title explores the history of Papal justice with regard to the subjects of the Papal state in the early modern period...

Whores Of Babylon

Pub Date : 1999 | Author : Frances Elizabeth Dolan | Publisher : Cornell Univ Pr

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015048740818
ISBN 13 :

In the seventeenth century, the largely Protestant nation of England was preoccupied with its Catholic subjects. They inspired more prolific and harsher criticism and more elaborat..