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Uppity Women of Shakespearean Times

by Vicki Leon

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Published by Fine Communications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sale Books,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8673584M
    ISBN 101567313736
    ISBN 109781567313734

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Uppity Women of Ancient Times (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. Uppity Women of Ancient Times. Author. Leon, Vicki. Publisher. Fine Communications. Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping. By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization.

Ancient History Encyclopedia receives a. Comparing Elizabethan times, the era in which Shakespeare lived, to modern times, a lot of customs in society have changed drastically.

Some are extremely similar, as. Shakespeare’s presentation of women in his plays demonstrates his feelings about women and their roles in society.

Looking at the types of female roles in Shakespeare demonstrates that women had less freedom than their male counterparts in Shakespeare's 's well known that women weren't allowed on the stage during Shakespeare's active : Lee Jamieson.

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While some women, like the witches of Macbeth, attempted to use practices such as image magic to harm, many others executed for witchcraft in Shakespeare’s England did not engage in any practices associated with witchcraft or magic at all.

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