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'Shall She Famish Then?' Female Food Refusal in Early Modern England

Author: Nancy A Gutierrez
Publisher: Florence Taylor and Francis 2003
Series: Women and Gender in the Early Modern World
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Cover -- Half Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Dedication -- 1 Contexts and Methodologies -- 2 The Public Rendering of Margaret Ratcliffe's Death -- 3 Fasting and Prayer in A Woman Killed with Kindness: Religious Salvation and Political Resistance -- 4 'Starved! starved!': Anatomy and Food Refusal in John Ford's The Broken Heart -- 5 'The Maiden neither eate nor drank one morsel or
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy A Gutierrez
ISBN: 9781351900652 135190065X 9781840142402 1840142405
OCLC Number: 1020855457
Notes: IMD-Felder maschinell generiert
Description: 1 Online-Ressource (157 Seiten)
Contents: Contents: Epigraph; Dedication; Preface; Contexts and methodologies; The public rendering of Margaret Ratcliffe's death; Fasting and prayer in A Woman Killed with Kindness: religious salvation and political resistance; 'Starved; starved': anatomy and food refusal in John Ford's The Broken Heart; 'The Maiden neither eate nor drank one morsel or droppe': miracle maidens as colonial objects; Epilogue: 'What, sir, ... can I do? I have no appetite'; Appendix I: Inscription on the tomb of Margaret Ratcliffe; Appendix II: The deaths of Queen Elizabeth I and Lady Arbella Stuart; Appendix III: Chronological listing of descriptions of Miracle Maidens, published in England 1589-1677; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Women and Gender in the Early Modern World

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The conventional female role in early modern England was governed by male authority figures who could, if need be, decide a woman's fate. This study explores female food refusal during that period  Read more...

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'...surprises and convinces simultaneously. Finding examples in the popular drama, in pamphlet literature, and in accounts of historical figures, Gutierrez relates female food refusal to ideology, Read more...

 
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