The Resource Paternal tyranny, Arcangela Tarabotti ; edited and translated by Letizia Panizza

Paternal tyranny, Arcangela Tarabotti ; edited and translated by Letizia Panizza

Label
Paternal tyranny
Title
Paternal tyranny
Statement of responsibility
Arcangela Tarabotti ; edited and translated by Letizia Panizza
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Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
Sharp-witted and sharp-tongued, Arcangela Tarabotti (1604-52) yearned to be formally educated and enjoy an independent life in Venetian literary circles. But instead, at sixteen, her father forced her into a Benedictine convent. To protest her confinement, Tarabotti composed polemical works exposing the many injustices perpetrated against women of her day. Paternal Tyranny, the first of these works, is a fiery but carefully argued manifesto against the oppression of women by the Venetian patriarchy. Denouncing key misogynist texts of the era, Tarabotti shows how despicable it was for Venice, a
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.42
Index
index present
LC call number
BX4220.I8
LC item number
T3713 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The other voice in early modern Europe
Label
Paternal tyranny, Arcangela Tarabotti ; edited and translated by Letizia Panizza
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 33-36) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Series Editors'Introduction; Volume Editor's Introduction; Volume Editor's Bibliography; Paternal Tyranny; Dedication; Book One; Book Two; Book Three; Appendix One: Arcangela Tarabotti; Appendix Two: Ferrante Pallavicino; Series Editors'Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn190565196
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxix, 182 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226789675
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b20541508
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)190565196
  • pebcs0226789659

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