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By Donna B. Hamilton

This Concise Companion launches scholars into the research of English Renaissance literature throughout the critical contexts that educated it.

  • Places the poetry inside of contexts resembling: economics; faith; empire and exploration; schooling, humanism and rhetoric; censorship and patronage; royal marriage and succession; treason and uprising; “others” in England; deepest lives; cosmology and the physique; and life-writing.
  • Incorporates fresh advancements within the box, in addition to paintings quickly to be released.
  • Entices scholars to discover the topic additional.
  • Provides new syntheses that may be of curiosity to students.
  • All the participants are very hot students and academics.
  • Content:
    Chapter 1 Economics (pages 11–31): S. P. Cerasano
    Chapter 2 faith (pages 32–53): Donna B. Hamilton
    Chapter three Royal Marriage and the Royal Succession (pages 54–74): Paul E. J. Hammer
    Chapter four Patronage, Licensing, and Censorship (pages 75–93): Richard Dutton
    Chapter five Humanism, Rhetoric, schooling (pages 94–113): Peter Mack
    Chapter 6 Manuscripts in Early sleek England (pages 114–135): Heather Wolfe
    Chapter 7 trip, Exploration, and Empire (pages 136–159): Ralph Bauer
    Chapter eight deepest lifestyles and Domesticity (pages 160–179): Lena Cowen Orlin
    Chapter nine Treason and uprising (pages 180–199): Andrew Hadfield
    Chapter 10 Shakespeare and the Marginalized “Others” (pages 200–216): Carole Levin
    Chapter eleven Cosmology and the physique (pages 217–237): Cynthia Marshall
    Chapter 12 Life?Writing (pages 238–256): Alan Stewart

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    Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Fischer, Sandra. 1985. Econolingua: A Glossary of Coins and Economic Language in Renaissance Drama. Newark: University of Delaware Press. Foakes, R. A. and R. T. Rickert, eds. 1961. Henslowe’s Diary. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Grassby, Richard. 1995. The Business Community of Seventeenth-Century England. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Grassby, Richard. 1999. The Idea of Capitalism before the Industrial Revolution. Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield.

    Hanover, NH: University Press of New England. Sullivan, Ceri. 2002. The Rhetoric of Credit: Merchants in Early Modern Writing. Cranbury, NJ: Associated University Presses. Turner, Frederick. 1999. Shakespeare’s Twenty-First Century Economics: The Morality of Love and Money. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Wrightson, Keith. 2000. Earthly Necessities: Economic Lives in Early Modern Britain. New Haven: Yale University Press. 31 Chapter 2 Religion Donna B. Hamilton In recent years, the study of religion in sixteenth- and seventeenthcentury England has turned new attention to the history and impact of Catholicism in post-Reformation England.

    Henslowe’s Diary. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Grassby, Richard. 1995. The Business Community of Seventeenth-Century England. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Grassby, Richard. 1999. The Idea of Capitalism before the Industrial Revolution. Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield. Grassby, Richard. 2001. Kinship and Capitalism: Marriage, Family, and Business in the English Speaking World, 1580–1740. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 30 Economics Greg, W. W. 1907. The Henslowe Papers.

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