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Women and Islam in early modern English literature

Bernadette Diane Andrea

Women and Islam in early modern English literature

by Bernadette Diane Andrea

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.,
  • English literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
  • Women and literature -- England -- History -- 16th century.,
  • Women and literature -- England -- History -- 17th century.,
  • Islam and literature -- England -- History -- 16th century.,
  • Islam and literature -- England -- History -- 17th century.,
  • Turkey -- History -- Ottoman Empire, 1288-1918 -- Historiography.,
  • Turkey -- In literature.,
  • Orientalism in literature.,
  • Imperialism in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 131-179) and index.

    StatementBernadette Andrea.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR428.W63 A63 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 185 p. ;
    Number of Pages185
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18868806M
    ISBN 100521867649
    ISBN 109780521867641
    LC Control Number2008297454

    BERNADETTE ANDREA is professor of English at the University of Texas at San Antonio. She is author of Women and Islam in Early Modern English Literature (Cambridge University Press, ) and co-editor of Early Modern England and Islamic Worlds (Palgrave Macmillan, ). REVIEWS: Early Modern Women 8 (): – Reviewed by Ros Ballaster. Women and Islam in early modern English literature / by: Andrea, Bernadette Diane. Published: () Women's work in early modern English literature and culture / by: Dowd, Michelle M., Published: ().

      This book traces the process through which authors like Spenser, Shakespeare, and Milton adapted, rewrote, or resisted romance, mapping a world in which new cross-cultural contacts and religious conflicts demanded a rethinking of some of the most fundamental terms of early modern : Women and Islam in early modern English literature / by: Andrea, Bernadette Diane. Published: () Lancaster Ave., Villanova, PA Contact.

    The literature of the Arabs is so vast that sifting through the numerous works ftom the seventh century to this day to obtain a "definitive" view of women in Arabic literature is a monumental task. Poets and writers, both men and women, speak to us unveiling their innermost selves. Andrea, Bernadette. The Lives of Girls and Women from the Islamic World in Early Modern British Literature and Culture. University of Toronto Press, Toronto. ISBN


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