Women Murder And Equity In Early Modern England

Women  Murder  and Equity in Early Modern England
Publisher Routledge
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Category Literary Criticism
Total Pages 300
ISBN 9781135899448
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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This book presents the first comprehensive study of over 120 printed news reports of murders and infanticides committed by early modern women. It offers an interdisciplinary analysis of female homicide in post-Reformation news formats ranging from ballads to newspapers. Individual cases are illuminated in relation to changing legal, religious, and political contexts, as well as the dynamic growth of commercial crime-news and readership.

Women  Murder  and Equity in Early Modern England
  • Author : Randall Martin
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2007-12-12

This book presents the first comprehensive study of over 120 printed news reports of murders and infanticides committed by early modern women. It offers an interdisciplinary analysis of female homicide in post-Reformation news formats ranging from ballads to newspapers. Individual cases are illuminated in relation to changing legal, religious, and political

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Women  Murder  and Equity in Early Modern England
  • Author : Associate Professor of English Randall Martin,Randall Martin
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2007-12-12

This book presents the first comprehensive study of over 120 printed news reports of murders and infanticides committed by early modern women. It offers an interdisciplinary analysis of female homicide in post-Reformation news formats ranging from ballads to newspapers. Individual cases are illuminated in relation to changing legal, religious, and political

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  • Publisher : Universitatsverlag
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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
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  • Release Date : 2008-11-13

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