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The Resource Understanding The merchant of Venice : a student casebook to issues, sources, and historical documents, Jay L. Halio

Understanding The merchant of Venice : a student casebook to issues, sources, and historical documents, Jay L. Halio

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Understanding The merchant of Venice : a student casebook to issues, sources, and historical documents
Title
Understanding The merchant of Venice
Title remainder
a student casebook to issues, sources, and historical documents
Statement of responsibility
Jay L. Halio
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Merchant of Venice, even in its own time, was considered Shakespeare's most controversial play. Now, one of the most popularly read and performed works, the play raises even more important issues for our day, particularly anti-Semitism and the treatment of Jews. Shakespeare scholar Jay Halio brings together his fascinating literary insights and his considerable knowledge of Shakespeare's world to this student casebook. His analysis of the play helps students interpret Shakespeare's plot and interwoven subplots, the sources that helped shape the play and the characters, and the thematic iss
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Cataloging source
LUCPP
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Halio, Jay L
Dewey number
822.3/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR2825
LC item number
.H35 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Greenwood Press "Literature in context" series,
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  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shylock
  • Jews in literature
  • Comedy
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • DRAMA
  • Shylock
  • Comedy
  • Jews in literature
Label
Understanding The merchant of Venice : a student casebook to issues, sources, and historical documents, Jay L. Halio
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Introduction; 1. Literary and Dramatic Analysis; 2. Venice and Its Treatment of Jews; 3. Attitudes Toward Jews; 4. Classical and Renaissance Concepts of Male Friendship; 5. Elizabethan Marriage; 6. Usury, Interest, and the Rise of Capitalism; 7. Contemporary Applications and Interpretation; Index
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 181 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781573566773
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)77560723
Label
Understanding The merchant of Venice : a student casebook to issues, sources, and historical documents, Jay L. Halio
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Introduction; 1. Literary and Dramatic Analysis; 2. Venice and Its Treatment of Jews; 3. Attitudes Toward Jews; 4. Classical and Renaissance Concepts of Male Friendship; 5. Elizabethan Marriage; 6. Usury, Interest, and the Rise of Capitalism; 7. Contemporary Applications and Interpretation; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 181 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781573566773
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)77560723

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