Materialist and Political Criticism

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Holbrook, Peter James. (2016). Materialist and Political Criticism. In The Cambridge Guide to the Worlds of Shakespeare - Volume 2 pp. 1774-1781 Cambridge University Press. https://doi.org/10.1017/9781316137062.250
AuthorsHolbrook, Peter James
Abstract

The topic of this chapter is forbiddingly technical sounding, so we will have to define our terms. The chapter describes - and offers a qualified defense of - this type of criticism. It also suggests why "materialist" and "political" criticism should be concerned with Shakespeare. But first, we discuss terminology.

Keywordscomedy; history; literary criticism; Marxism; materialist; political; Shakespeare; tragedy
Page range1774-1781
Year01 Jan 2016
Book titleThe Cambridge Guide to the Worlds of Shakespeare - Volume 2
PublisherCambridge University Press
Place of publicationUnited Kingdom
Edition2
ISBN978-1-10-705725-8
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1017/9781316137062.250
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