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Title Satiric advice on women and marriage [electronic resource] : from Plautus to Chaucer / Warren S. Smith, editor.

Imprint Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2005.


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Description 295 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-286) and index.
Contents Satiric advice : serious or not? / Warren S. Smith -- In a different guise : Roman education and Greek rhetorical thought on marriage / Richard Hawley -- Marriage, adultery, and divorce in Roman comic drama / Susanna Morton Braund -- The cold cares of Venus : Lucretius and anti-marriage literature / Warren S. Smith -- Marriage and gender in Ovid's erotodidactic poetry / Karla Pollmann -- Advice on sex by the self-defeating satirists : Horace Sermones 1.2, Juvenal Satire 6, and Roman satiric writing / Warren S. Smith -- Chaste Artemis and lusty Aphrodite : the portrait of women and marriage in the Greek and Latin novels / Regine May -- Dissuading from marriage : Jerome and the asceticization of satire / Elizabeth A. Clark -- Change and continuity in pagan and Christian (invective) thought on women and marriage from antiquity to the Middle Ages / Barbara Feichtinger -- Walter as Valerius : classical and Christian in the Dissuasio / Ralph Hanna III and Warren S. Smith -- Antifeminism in the High Middle Ages / P.G. Walsh -- The Wife of Bath and Dorigen debate Jerome / Warren S. Smith.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Chaucer, Geoffrey, d. 1400 -- Political and social views.
Chaucer, Geoffrey, d. 1400 -- Characters -- Women.
Satire, Latin -- History and criticism.
Satire, Greek -- History and criticism.
Women and literature -- History -- To 1500.
Satire, Medieval -- History and criticism.
Marriage in literature.
Women in literature.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Smith, Warren S., 1941-
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0472114263 (acid-free paper)

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