By Jyotsna G. Singh
- An cutting edge assortment that interrogates the worldwide paradigm of our interval and provides a brand new heritage of globalization by means of exploring its affects on English tradition and literature of the early glossy period.
- Moves past conventional notions of Renaissance historical past in general as a revival of antiquity and offers a brand new point of view on England's mercantile and cross-cultural interactions with the hot and outdated Worlds of the Americas, Africa, and the East, in addition with Northern Europe.
- Illustrates how twentieth-century globalization used to be the results of a long and intricate old strategy associated with the emergence of capitalism and colonialism
- Explores very important themes corresponding to East-West family members and Islam; visible representations of cultural 'others'; gender and race struggles in the new economies and cultures; international drama at the cosmopolitan English degree, and lots of more
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