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Author Hogan, Sarah (Professor of English), author

Title Other Englands : utopia, capital, and empire in an age of transition / Sarah Hogan
Published Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2018
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Contents Introduction : origin stories -- Thomas More's "Peninsula made an island" -- Uneven development in Bacon's New Atlantis -- Utopia, Ireland, and the Tudor shock doctrine -- Dispossession and women's poetry of place -- Reforming utopia in Macaria and Areopagitica
Summary This book examines the rise of the early English utopia in the context of emergent capitalism, one that foreshadows the Enlightenment discourse of political economy while giving us another historical perspective on the beginnings and enduring conflicts of global capital
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Capitalism in literature.
English fiction -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
Imperialism in literature.
Utopias in literature.
Utopias -- England -- History -- 16th century.
Utopias -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1503606139 (electronic bk.)
9781503606135 (electronic bk.)