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Author Pipkin, Amanda C

Title Rape in the Republic, 1609-1725 : Formulating Dutch Identity
Published Leiden : BRILL, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (287 pages)
Series Studies in Medieval and Reformation Traditions
Studies in medieval and Reformation traditions.
Contents List of Plates; Acknowledgements; Preface; Chapter One Introduction; Chapter Two Patriotic Propaganda; Chapter Three Protestant Morality; Chapter Four Catholic Advice; Chapter Five Women's Objections; Chapter Six Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Summary By examining depictions of rape in pamphlets, plays, poems, and advice manuals, this book underscores the significance of sex and gender in the construction of Dutch identity during the period of the Revolt of the Netherlands and beyond
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Group identity -- Political aspects -- Netherlands -- History -- 17th century.
Patriotism -- Netherlands -- History -- 17th century.
Political culture -- Netherlands -- History -- 17th century.
Rape in literature.
Rape -- Political aspects -- Netherlands -- History -- 17th century.
Religion and politics -- Netherlands -- History -- 17th century.
Sex role -- Political aspects -- Netherlands -- History -- 17th century.
Netherlands -- Politics and government -- 1556-1648.
Netherlands -- Politics and government -- 1648-1795.
Spain -- Foreign public opinion, Dutch
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9004256652 (hardback ;) (acid-free paper)
9004256660 (electronic bk.)
9789004256651 (hardback ;) (acid-free paper)
9789004256668 (electronic bk.)