Shakespeare, Revenge Tragedy and Early Modern Law : Vindictive Justice.

By: Dunne, DerekMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandEarly Modern Literature in History: Publisher: London : Palgrave Macmillan Limited, 2016Copyright date: ©2016Description: 1 online resource (239 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781137572875Subject(s): Literature, ModernGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Shakespeare, Revenge Tragedy and Early Modern Law : Vindictive JusticeDDC classification: 822.3093554 LOC classification: Q1-390Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Table of Contents -- Acknowledgements -- A Note on Texts -- Introduction: Staging Justice -- 1 Vindictive Justice in Early Modern England -- 2 Correcting Justice with Vengeance in The Spanish Tragedy -- 3 Titus Andronicus: The Evidence of the Senses under Threat -- 4 Antonio’s Revenge, Riot and Collective Action -- 5 Exceptional Hamlet and Resistance to Law -- 6 Piracy, Insurrection and The Tragedy of Hoffman -- 7 The Revenger’s Tragedy: Post-Participatory Justice -- Conclusion: Participation and Vindication on the Early Modern Stage -- Notes -- Bibliography.
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Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Table of Contents -- Acknowledgements -- A Note on Texts -- Introduction: Staging Justice -- 1 Vindictive Justice in Early Modern England -- 2 Correcting Justice with Vengeance in The Spanish Tragedy -- 3 Titus Andronicus: The Evidence of the Senses under Threat -- 4 Antonio’s Revenge, Riot and Collective Action -- 5 Exceptional Hamlet and Resistance to Law -- 6 Piracy, Insurrection and The Tragedy of Hoffman -- 7 The Revenger’s Tragedy: Post-Participatory Justice -- Conclusion: Participation and Vindication on the Early Modern Stage -- Notes -- Bibliography.

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Derek Dunne has taught at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland, Shakespeare's Globe, London, and Queen's University, Belfast. He has published on the mathematics of revenge, trial by jury in the early modern period, and the representation of women on trial. Derek's research interests span Shakespeare's contemporary dramatists, early modern Inns of Court culture, cony-catching pamphlets and counterfeiting.

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