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Author Sokol, B. J.

Title Shakespeare and tolerance / B.J. Sokol.

Imprint Cambridge, UK : Cambridge University Press, 2008.

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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 244 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Shakespeare, jokes, humour, and tolerance -- Shakespeare, gender, and tolerance -- Shakespeare, tolerance, and nationality -- Shakespeare, tolerance, and religion -- 'Race', part one -- 'Race', part two: Shakespeare and slavery -- Afterword: tolerance as a species of love.
Summary Analyses early modern attitudes to tolerance, including religion, race, humour and sexuality, as they occur in Shakespeare's poems and plays.
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Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Knowledge -- Sociology.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Political and social views.
Toleration in literature.
Social interaction in literature.
Ethnic relations in literature.
Race relations in literature.
Religious tolerance in literature.
Interpersonal relations in literature.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Sokol, B.J. Shakespeare and tolerance. Cambridge, UK : Cambridge University Press, 2008 (DLC) 2008031151
ISBN 0511464649 (electronic bk.)
9780511464645 (electronic bk.)
9780511465383 (electronic bk.)
0511465386 (electronic bk.)
0521879124 (Cloth)
9780521879125 (hardback)