The New Middle Ages

The Genre of Medieval Patience Literature

Development, Duplication, and Gender

Authors: Waugh, R.

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This book examines evolution of medieval patience literature from a focus on male and female sufferers to a focus on female suffers in particular. Using feminist revisions of genre-theory, Waugh analyses the concept of counterfeit consciousness in the works of Margery Kempe and Chaucer among others.

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Robin Waugh is an associate professor of English at Wilfrid Laurier University.

Table of contents (7 chapters)

Table of contents (7 chapters)

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eBook 56,99 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Genre of Medieval Patience Literature
Book Subtitle
Development, Duplication, and Gender
Authors
Series Title
The New Middle Ages
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Robin Waugh
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-39187-1
DOI
10.1057/9780230391871
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-39186-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-35178-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 230
Number of Illustrations
9 b/w illustrations
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