skip to content
Shakespeare's binding language Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Shakespeare's binding language

Author: John Kerrigan
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
'Shakespeare's Binding Language' is an innovative, substantial but highly readable study exploring the significance in Shakespeare's plays of oaths, vows, contracts, pledges and the other verbal and performative acts by which characters commit themselves to the truth of things past, present, and to come.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version :
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Kerrigan
ISBN: 9780191817342 0191817341 9780198757580 0198757581 0191074853 9780191074851
OCLC Number: 946770543
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover ; SHAKESPEARE'S BINDING LANGUAGE; COPYRIGHT; DEDICATION; CONTENTS ; PREFACE ; Chapter 1: Introduction ; (i) Enter Hector and Andromache ; (ii) Works ; (iii) Judaeo-Christian and classical traditions ; (iv) Words ; (v) Gender, status, and cultural difference ; (vi) Scholarship ; (vii) Perplexities ; Chapter 2: Early Revenge: 3 Henry VI to Titus Andronicus; Chapter 3: Swearing in Jest: Love's Labour's Lost; Chapter 4: A World-Without-End Bargain: Love's Labour's Lost; Chapter 5: Group Revenge: Titus Andronicus to Othello. Chapter 6: Time and Money: The Comedy of Errors and The Merchant of VeniceChapter 7: Shylock and Wedlock: Carnal Bonds; Chapter 8: Mighty Opposites: 2 Henry VI to Hamlet; Chapter 9: Oaths, Threats, and Henry V; Chapter 10: Troilus, Cressida, and Constancy; Chapter 11: Binding Language in Measure for Measure; Chapter 12: Knots, Charms, Riddles: Macbeth and All's Well That Ends Well; Chapter 13: Benefits and Bonds: King Lear and Timon of Athens; Chapter 14: Reformation I: King James, King Johan, and King John; Chapter 15: Reformation II: Sir Thomas More and Henry VIII. Chapter 16: Coriolanus FidiussedChapter 17: Oath and Counsel: Cymbeline and The Winter's Tale; Chapter 18: Epilogue; Notes; chapter 1 introduction; chapter 2 early revenge; chapter 3 swearing in je st; chapter 4 a world-without-end bargain; chapter 5 group revenge; chapter 6 time and money; chapter 7 shylock and wedlock; chapter 8 mighty opposites; chapter 9 oaths, threats, and henry v; chapter 10 troilus, cressida, and constancy; chapter 11 binding language in measure for measure; chapter 12 knots, charms, riddles; chapter 13 benefits and bonds; chapter 14 reformation i. Chapter 15 reformation iichapter 16 coriolanus fidiussed; chapter 17 oath and counsel; chapter 18 epilogue; Bibliography; shakespeare and early modern drama; other primary sources; select list of secondary sources; Index.
Responsibility: John Kerrigan.

Abstract:

Shakespeare's Binding Language is an innovative, substantial but highly readable study exploring the significance in Shakespeare's plays of oaths, vows, contracts, pledges and the other verbal and  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

brilliant ... dazzling ... capacious, generous ... this book will remain a resource for students and scholars for decades. * Rebecca Lemon, Shakespeare Quarterly * Shakespeare's Binding Language is a Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/946770543> # Shakespeare's binding language
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject ;
    library:oclcnum "946770543" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/822.33/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2943337210#Topic/language_and_languages> ; # Language and languages
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2943337210#Topic/oaths_in_literature> ; # Oaths in literature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2943337210#Person/shakespeare_william_1564_1616> ; # William Shakespeare
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2943337210#Topic/contracts_in_literature> ; # Contracts in literature
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2943337210#Person/kerrigan_john> ; # John Kerrigan
    schema:bookEdition "First edition." ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:datePublished "2016" ;
    schema:description "'Shakespeare's Binding Language' is an innovative, substantial but highly readable study exploring the significance in Shakespeare's plays of oaths, vows, contracts, pledges and the other verbal and performative acts by which characters commit themselves to the truth of things past, present, and to come."@en ;
    schema:description "Cover ; SHAKESPEARE'S BINDING LANGUAGE; COPYRIGHT; DEDICATION; CONTENTS ; PREFACE ; Chapter 1: Introduction ; (i) Enter Hector and Andromache ; (ii) Works ; (iii) Judaeo-Christian and classical traditions ; (iv) Words ; (v) Gender, status, and cultural difference ; (vi) Scholarship ; (vii) Perplexities ; Chapter 2: Early Revenge: 3 Henry VI to Titus Andronicus; Chapter 3: Swearing in Jest: Love's Labour's Lost; Chapter 4: A World-Without-End Bargain: Love's Labour's Lost; Chapter 5: Group Revenge: Titus Andronicus to Othello."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2943337210> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2943337210#CreativeWork/> ;
    schema:name "Shakespeare's binding language"@en ;
    schema:productID "946770543" ;
    schema:url <https://login.proxy.bib.uottawa.ca/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198757580.001.0001> ;
    schema:url <https://login.proxy.bib.uottawa.ca/login?url=http://books.scholarsportal.info/viewdoc.html?id=/ebooks/ebooks3/oso/2016-03-29/1/9780198757580-Kerrigan> ;
    schema:url <http://rave.ohiolink.edu/ebooks/ebc/9780198757580> ;
    schema:url <http://proxy.library.carleton.ca/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198757580.001.0001> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/PublicFullRecord.aspx?p=4842722> ;
    schema:url <http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198757580.001.0001> ;
    schema:url <https://grinnell.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198757580.001.0001> ;
    schema:url <http://0-dx.doi.org.pugwash.lib.warwick.ac.uk/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198757580.001.0001> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780191817342> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780191074851> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780198757580> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB609246> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/946770543> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198757580.001.0001>
    rdfs:comment "Connect to resource via OhioLINK" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2943337210#Person/kerrigan_john> # John Kerrigan
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Kerrigan" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Kerrigan" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2943337210#Person/shakespeare_william_1564_1616> # William Shakespeare
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1564" ;
    schema:deathDate "1616" ;
    schema:familyName "Shakespeare" ;
    schema:givenName "William" ;
    schema:name "William Shakespeare" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2943337210#Topic/contracts_in_literature> # Contracts in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Contracts in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2943337210#Topic/language_and_languages> # Language and languages
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Language and languages"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2943337210#Topic/oaths_in_literature> # Oaths in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Oaths in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://rave.ohiolink.edu/ebooks/ebc/9780198757580>
    rdfs:comment "Connect to resource" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780191074851>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0191074853" ;
    schema:isbn "9780191074851" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780191817342>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0191817341" ;
    schema:isbn "9780191817342" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780198757580>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0198757581" ;
    schema:isbn "9780198757580" ;
    .

<https://login.proxy.bib.uottawa.ca/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198757580.001.0001>
    rdfs:comment "Oxford Scholarship Online (Restricted to University of Ottawa)" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.