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Authority and representation in early modern discourse

by Robert Weimann

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European literature -- Renaissance, 1450-1600 -- History and criticism.,
  • Mimesis in literature.,
  • Authority in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-238) and index.

    StatementRobert Weimann ; edited by David Hillman.
    ContributionsHillman, David
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN721 .W45 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 243 p. ;
    Number of Pages243
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL801733M
    ISBN 100801851904, 0801851912
    LC Control Number95038124

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This book continues to search for answers to questions of why and under what conditions in the early modern period the representation of authority could increasingly be challenged by the authority Cited by: Authority and representation in early modern discourse.

Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Weimann, Robert. Authority and representation in early modern discourse. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. Kevin Sharpe’s posthumously published Reading Authority and Representing Rule in Early Modern England is a collection of his interdisciplinary articles and chapters that highlight his work on redefining political history in early modern British studies from The volume is organised in two sections entitled respectively ‘reading authority’ and ‘representing rule’.

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This volume of essays looks at Renaissance texts through the lens of modern theories of mimesis, and also investigates traces of Early Modern equivalents within those same works. With the assimilation of critical theory into literary studies during the late s and the s, many scholars challenged the idea that mimesis was an unproblematic 'representation of reality'.

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Hall. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, ; 'Authority and Representation in Early Modern Discourse', by Robert Weimann, edited by David Hillman. Author: W. Maley. Media discourse is a multidisciplinary field.

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