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The Resource A companion to the global Renaissance : English literature and culture in the era of expansion, edited by Jyotsna G. Singh

A companion to the global Renaissance : English literature and culture in the era of expansion, edited by Jyotsna G. Singh

Label
A companion to the global Renaissance : English literature and culture in the era of expansion
Title
A companion to the global Renaissance
Title remainder
English literature and culture in the era of expansion
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jyotsna G. Singh
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Singh, Jyotsna G.
Series statement
Blackwell companions to literature and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • English literature
  • Globalization in literature
  • Great Britain
  • Literature and society
  • Renaissance
Label
A companion to the global Renaissance : English literature and culture in the era of expansion, edited by Jyotsna G. Singh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • List of Illustrations
  • Notes on Contributors
  • Introduction: The Global Renaissance/
  • Jyotsna G. Singh
  • p. 1
  • Pt. I.
  • Mapping the Global.
  • p. 29
  • 1.
  • New Globalism: Transcultural Commerce, Global Systems Theory, and Spenser's Mammon/
  • Daniel Vitkus
  • p. 31
  • 2.
  • "Travailing" Theory: Global Flows of Labor and the Enclosure of the Subject/
  • Crystal Bartolovich
  • p. 50
  • 3.
  • Islam and Tamburlaine's World-picture/
  • John Michael Archer
  • p. 67
  • 4.
  • Traveling Nowhere: Global Utopias in the Early Modern Period/
  • Chloe Houston
  • p. 82
  • Pt. II.
  • "Contact Zones".
  • p. 99
  • 5.
  • Benefits of a Warm Study: The Resistance to Travel before Empire/
  • Andrew Hadfield
  • p. 101
  • 6.
  • "Apes of Imitation": Imitation and Identity in Sir Thomas Roe's Embassy to India/
  • Nandini Das
  • p. 114
  • 7.
  • Multinational Corporation: Foreign Labor in the London East India Company/
  • Richmond Barbour
  • p. 129
  • 8.
  • Where was Iceland in 1600?/
  • Mary C. Fuller
  • p. 149
  • 9.
  • East by North-east: The English among the Russians, 1553-1603/
  • Gerald MacLean
  • p. 163
  • 10.
  • Politics of Identity: William Adams, John Saris, and the English East India Company's Failure in Japan/
  • Catherine Ryu
  • p. 178
  • 11.
  • Queer Moor: Bodies, Borders, and Barbary Inns/
  • Ian Smith
  • p. 190
  • Pt. III.
  • Networks of Exchange: Traveling Objects.
  • p. 205
  • 12.
  • Guns and Gawds: Elizabethan England's Infidel Trade/
  • Matthew Dimmock
  • p. 207
  • 13.
  • Cassio, Cash, and the "Infidel O": Arithmetic, Double-entry Bookkeeping, and Othello's Unfaithful Accounts/
  • Patricia Parker
  • p. 223
  • 14.
  • Seeds of Sacrifice: Amaranth, the Gardens of Tenochtitlan and Spenser's Faerie Queene/
  • Edward M. Test
  • p. 242
  • 15.
  • "So Pale, So Lame, So Lean, So Ruinous": The Circulation of Foreign Coins in Early Modern England/
  • Stephen Deng
  • p. 262
  • 16.
  • Canary, Bristoles, Londres, Ingleses: English Traders in the Canaries in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries/
  • Barbara Sebek
  • p. 279
  • 17.
  • "The Whole Globe of the Earth": Almanacs and Their Readers/
  • Adam Smyth
  • p. 294
  • 18.
  • Cesare Vecellio, Venetian Writer and Art-book Cosmopolitan/
  • Ann Rosalind Jones
  • p. 305
  • Pt. IV.
  • Globe Staged.
  • p. 323
  • 19.
  • Bettrice's Monkey: Staging Exotica in Early Modern London Comedy/
  • Jean E. Howard
  • p. 325
  • 20.
  • Maltese Factor: The Poetics of Place in The Jew of Malta and The Knight of Malta/
  • Virginia Mason Vaughan
  • p. 340
  • 21.
  • Local/Global Pericles: International Storytelling, Domestic Social Relations, Capitalism/
  • David Morrow
  • p. 355
  • Index.
  • p. 378
Control code
ocn265731831
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xvii, 400 p.
Isbn
9781405154765
Lccn
2008044501
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
A companion to the global Renaissance : English literature and culture in the era of expansion, edited by Jyotsna G. Singh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • List of Illustrations
  • Notes on Contributors
  • Introduction: The Global Renaissance/
  • Jyotsna G. Singh
  • p. 1
  • Pt. I.
  • Mapping the Global.
  • p. 29
  • 1.
  • New Globalism: Transcultural Commerce, Global Systems Theory, and Spenser's Mammon/
  • Daniel Vitkus
  • p. 31
  • 2.
  • "Travailing" Theory: Global Flows of Labor and the Enclosure of the Subject/
  • Crystal Bartolovich
  • p. 50
  • 3.
  • Islam and Tamburlaine's World-picture/
  • John Michael Archer
  • p. 67
  • 4.
  • Traveling Nowhere: Global Utopias in the Early Modern Period/
  • Chloe Houston
  • p. 82
  • Pt. II.
  • "Contact Zones".
  • p. 99
  • 5.
  • Benefits of a Warm Study: The Resistance to Travel before Empire/
  • Andrew Hadfield
  • p. 101
  • 6.
  • "Apes of Imitation": Imitation and Identity in Sir Thomas Roe's Embassy to India/
  • Nandini Das
  • p. 114
  • 7.
  • Multinational Corporation: Foreign Labor in the London East India Company/
  • Richmond Barbour
  • p. 129
  • 8.
  • Where was Iceland in 1600?/
  • Mary C. Fuller
  • p. 149
  • 9.
  • East by North-east: The English among the Russians, 1553-1603/
  • Gerald MacLean
  • p. 163
  • 10.
  • Politics of Identity: William Adams, John Saris, and the English East India Company's Failure in Japan/
  • Catherine Ryu
  • p. 178
  • 11.
  • Queer Moor: Bodies, Borders, and Barbary Inns/
  • Ian Smith
  • p. 190
  • Pt. III.
  • Networks of Exchange: Traveling Objects.
  • p. 205
  • 12.
  • Guns and Gawds: Elizabethan England's Infidel Trade/
  • Matthew Dimmock
  • p. 207
  • 13.
  • Cassio, Cash, and the "Infidel O": Arithmetic, Double-entry Bookkeeping, and Othello's Unfaithful Accounts/
  • Patricia Parker
  • p. 223
  • 14.
  • Seeds of Sacrifice: Amaranth, the Gardens of Tenochtitlan and Spenser's Faerie Queene/
  • Edward M. Test
  • p. 242
  • 15.
  • "So Pale, So Lame, So Lean, So Ruinous": The Circulation of Foreign Coins in Early Modern England/
  • Stephen Deng
  • p. 262
  • 16.
  • Canary, Bristoles, Londres, Ingleses: English Traders in the Canaries in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries/
  • Barbara Sebek
  • p. 279
  • 17.
  • "The Whole Globe of the Earth": Almanacs and Their Readers/
  • Adam Smyth
  • p. 294
  • 18.
  • Cesare Vecellio, Venetian Writer and Art-book Cosmopolitan/
  • Ann Rosalind Jones
  • p. 305
  • Pt. IV.
  • Globe Staged.
  • p. 323
  • 19.
  • Bettrice's Monkey: Staging Exotica in Early Modern London Comedy/
  • Jean E. Howard
  • p. 325
  • 20.
  • Maltese Factor: The Poetics of Place in The Jew of Malta and The Knight of Malta/
  • Virginia Mason Vaughan
  • p. 340
  • 21.
  • Local/Global Pericles: International Storytelling, Domestic Social Relations, Capitalism/
  • David Morrow
  • p. 355
  • Index.
  • p. 378
Control code
ocn265731831
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xvii, 400 p.
Isbn
9781405154765
Lccn
2008044501
Other physical details
ill., maps

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