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Title: Signs of change in Jacobean city comedy
Author: Brunning, Alizon
ISNI:       0000 0001 3506 3034
Awarding Body: University of Central Lancashire
Current Institution: University of Central Lancashire
Date of Award: 1997
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This thesis is concerned with a study of a particular genre, Jacobean city comedy, in relation to its socio-economic and religious context. It aims to show that the structural forms of city comedy share similarities with structures in Jacobean social consciousness. By arguing that the plays are productions of a material age this study suggests that these structures are manifestations of ideological changes brought about by two related systems of thought: capitalism and Protestantism.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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Keywords: English literature ; English literature by period