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By Ania Loomba

ISBN-10: 0198711743

ISBN-13: 9780198711742

ISBN-10: 0198711751

ISBN-13: 9780198711759

Did Shakespeare and his contemporaries imagine in any respect when it comes to "race"? studying the depiction of cultural, non secular, and ethnic distinction in Shakespeare's performs, Ania Loomba considers how seventeenth-century rules differed from the later ideologies of "race" that emerged in the course of colonialism, in addition to from older rules approximately barbarism, blackness, and non secular distinction. available but nuanced research of the performs explores how Shakespeare's rules of race have been formed by way of ideals approximately colour, faith, nationality, category, cash and gender.

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