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The Resource Close Readers : Humanism and Sodomy in Early Modern England

Close Readers : Humanism and Sodomy in Early Modern England

Label
Close Readers : Humanism and Sodomy in Early Modern England
Title
Close Readers
Title remainder
Humanism and Sodomy in Early Modern England
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Humanism, in both its rhetoric and practice, attempted to transform the relationships between men that constituted the fabric of early modern society. So argues Alan Stewart in this ground-breaking investigation into the impact of humanism in sixteenth-century England. Here the author shows that by valorizing textual skills over martial prowess, humanism provided a new means of upward mobility for the lowborn but humanistically trained scholar: he could move into a highly intimate place in a nobleman's household that was previously not open to him. Because of its novelty and secrecy, the in
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stewart, Alan
Dewey number
820.9/384
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR418.H8
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Humanism
  • Latin literature, Medieval and modern
  • Homosexuality and literature
  • Literature and society
  • Authors and patrons
  • Authors, English
  • Male friendship
  • Male authors, English
  • Literary patrons
  • Education, Humanistic
  • Sodomy
  • Renaissance
  • Humanists
  • Men in literature
  • England
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Authors, English
  • Authors and patrons
  • Authors, English
  • Education, Humanistic
  • English literature
  • Homosexuality and literature
  • Humanism
  • Humanists
  • Intellectual life
  • Latin literature, Medieval and modern
  • Literary patrons
  • Literature and society
  • Male authors, English
  • Male friendship
  • Men in literature
  • Renaissance
  • Sodomy
  • England
  • Great Britain
Label
Close Readers : Humanism and Sodomy in Early Modern England
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; 1 From Singing Boy to Scholar: The Deaths, Lives, and Letters of Angelo Poliziano
Control code
884012735
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (270 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400864577
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7374rs
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884012735
Label
Close Readers : Humanism and Sodomy in Early Modern England
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; 1 From Singing Boy to Scholar: The Deaths, Lives, and Letters of Angelo Poliziano
Control code
884012735
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (270 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400864577
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7374rs
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884012735

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