Posts Tagged ‘Texts’

Utopian Moments: Reading Utopian Texts

Utopian Moments: Reading Utopian Texts Within literature, history, politics, philosophy and theology, the interpretation of utopian ideals has evolved constantly. Juxtaposing historical views on utopian diagnoses, prescriptions and on the character and value of utopian thought with more modern interpretations, this volume explores how our ideal utopia has transformed over time.Challenging long-held interpretations, the contributors […]

Utopian Moments: Reading Utopian Texts

Utopian Moments: Reading Utopian Texts Within literature, history, politics, philosophy and theology, the interpretation of utopian ideals has evolved constantly. Juxtaposing historical views on utopian diagnoses, prescriptions and on the character and value of utopian thought with more modern interpretations, this volume explores how our ideal utopia has transformed over time.Challenging long-held interpretations, the contributors […]

Medical Authority and Englishwomen’s Herbal Texts, 1550-1650

Medical Authority and Englishwomen’s Herbal Texts, 1550-1650 Analyzes print vernacular folio herbals from the standpoint of gender, and presents original findings to do with early modern women’s ownership of these herbals. This title establishes cultural backdrops in the gendering of medical authority that takes place in the herbals and the regular ownership of these herbals […]