Worldmaking Spenser: Explorations in the Early Modern Age

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University Press of Kentucky
ChinaÕs enormous size, vast population, abundant natural resources, robust economy, and modern military suggest that it will emerge as a great world power. Inside ChinaÕs Grand Strategy: The Perspective from the PeopleÕs Republic offers unique insights from a prominent Chinese scholar about the countryÕs geopolitical ambitions and strategic thinking. Ye Zicheng, professor of political science in the School of International Studies at Peking University, examines ChinaÕs interactions with current world powers as well as its policies toward neighboring countries. Despite claims that repressive domestic policies and an economic slowdown are evidence that the countryÕs efforts toward modernization will fail, Ye points to ChinaÕs inclusion in the G-20 as an indicator of success. Ye compares ChinaÕs global ascension, particularly its emphasis on peace, to the historical experiences of rising European superpowers, providing an insider look at a country poised to become an increasingly prominent international power.
 

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Introduction
1
SPENSER AND THE WORLD
7
Alterity in the Bower of Bliss
9
The Poem and Its Doubles
32
SPENSER AND THE CONTINENTAL OTHER
43
Spensers Squires Literacy History
45
Spenser and Ronsard
63
SPENSER AND THE ENGLISH OTHER
79
Apocalyptic Deferral and Spensers Literary Afterlife
156
POLICING SELF AND OTHER SPENSER THE COLONIAL AND THE CRIMINAL
175
Spensers Faeryland and The Curious Genealogy of India
177
Spenser and the Uses of British History
193
Thievery in The Faerie Queene 610 and 611
204
CONSTRUING SELF LANGUAGE AND DIGESTION
217
The saiyng self in Spensers View or How Many Meanings Can Stand on the Head of a Proverb?
219
The Construction of Inwardness in The Faerie Queene Book 2
234

Gendered Fictions in The Faerie Queene as Fairy Tale
81
Women at the Margins in Spenser and Lanyer
101
Lady Mary Wroth in the House of Busirane
115
Edmund Spenser and Female Authority in the Seventeenth Century
125
A Rewriting of Spenserian Satire
148
The Otherness of Spensers Language
244
Works Cited
249
Contributors
273
Index
277
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