Pleasure and gender in the writings of Thomas More pursuing the common weal / A.D. Cousins

Author(s): Cousins, A. D., 1950-
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Subjects: Pleasure in literature
Sex role in literature
Civil society in literature
Electronic books
More, Thomas, Saint, 1478-1535--Political and social views
More, Thomas, Saint, 1478-1535--Criticism and interpretation
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Pittsburgh, Penn. : Duquesne University Press, c2010. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2012)
Series: UPCC book collections on Project MUSE
Medieval & Renaissance literary studies
Medieval and Renaissance literary studies
UPCC book collections on Project MUSE
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: 1 online resource (178 p. )
Additional Authors: Project Muse
Notes: Invalid LCCN: 2010021434
ISBN: 9780820705002
ISBN: 9780820704388
ISBN: 0820704385
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Pleasure, gender, and the pursuit of the common weal -- Chance, gender, pleasure, and the pursuit of the common weal -- Being a woman, pleasure, and the pursuit of whose common weal? -- Masculinity, friendship, pleasure, and the pursuit of which common weal? -- Role-play, masculinity, pleasure : in and beyond pursuit of the common weal
Summary: "Analyzes the ways in which Thomas More's writings treat the major cultural categories of the individual in civil life -- including pleasure and gender, chance, friendship, and role play -- as central to More's own views on the common weal, the common good, and the good state"--Provided by publisher
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OCLC Number: muse9780820705002
ISBN/ISSN: 9780820705002
9780820704388
0820704385