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The Resource Social Chaucer, Paul Strohm

Social Chaucer, Paul Strohm

Label
Social Chaucer
Title
Social Chaucer
Statement of responsibility
Paul Strohm
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Each generation finds in Chaucer's works the concerns and themes of its own era. But what of Chaucer's contemporaries? For whom was he writing? How did he and his audience understand their society, and how is that view reflected in his poetry? These are some of the questions that Paul Strohm addresses in this examination of the historical Chaucer. His analysis yields a fuller understanding of Chaucer's world and provides insights into the social implications of literary styles and forms
  • This text analyzes the effect of Chaucer's poetry on his contemporary readers, examining how he and his audience understood their society and how this is reflected in the works. This book provides a fuller understanding of Chaucer's world and the social implications of literary styles and form
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Strohm, Paul
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literature and society
  • Social structure in literature
  • Social problems in literature
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
  • Literature and society
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
  • England
Label
Social Chaucer, Paul Strohm
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [185]-227)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chaucer and the structure of social relations -- The king's affinity -- Audience -- Selflessness and selfishness -- Time and the social implications of narrative form -- A mixed commonwealth of style
Control code
19325471
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 236 pages
Isbn
9780674811980
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
89030655
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1237592
Label
Social Chaucer, Paul Strohm
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [185]-227)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chaucer and the structure of social relations -- The king's affinity -- Audience -- Selflessness and selfishness -- Time and the social implications of narrative form -- A mixed commonwealth of style
Control code
19325471
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 236 pages
Isbn
9780674811980
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
89030655
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1237592

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