The semiotics of rape in Renaissance English literature /
Lee A. Ritscher.
New York : Peter Lang, c2009.
124 p. ; 24 cm.
0820497371 (alk. paper), 9780820497372 (alk. paper)
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New York : Peter Lang, c2009.
0820497371 (alk. paper)
9780820497372 (alk. paper)
contents note
The influence of misogyny on pre- and early modern rape laws -- The rape of Philomela : silence and speech -- The rape of Lucrece and the destruction of the feminine ideal -- The appetite for violence against women : the case of Lavinia's rape in Titus Andronicus.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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