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As Retratações das Personagens Femininas em Chaucer: uma leitura de “The Clerk’sTale” e “TheWifeofBath’sTale”

Este estudo pretende fazer uma análise comparativa das personagens femininas da obra The Canterbury Tales, de Geoffrey Chaucer, destacando as semelhanças e dicotomias apresentadas nos contos, pelas personagens femininas, tecendo con...

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Powerful Wives and Captive Knights: “TheWifeofBath’sTale,” Sir Gawain and the Green Knight , and the Czech Chivalric Romances

U nlike the other tales we have examined so far, Chaucer’sTheWifeofBaths Talc” was probably written for inclusion in the larger framework ofThe Canterbury Tales and not as an occasional piece for the royal court. Its subje...

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Fairy Tales and Independent Female Heroines in Jane Eyre and “TheWifeofBath'sTale”

In my thesis I analyse Charlotte Brontë’s Jane Eyre and Geoffrey Chaucer’sTheWifeofBathsTale” from the perspective that both the novel and thetale carry an implicit fairy tale-like reading - a subtext - which makes it po...

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2. Credulity and Vision: 'The Miller'sTale', 'The Merchant'sTale', 'TheWifeofBath'sTale'

The chapter examines Chaucer's fascination with the ethical antithesis between credulity and visionary prudence, together with complex attendant genderi...

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Seeking Gender Equality in TheWifeofBath’sTale and The Wedding of Sir Gawain and Dame Ragnell

This thesis will examine changing gender roles and the ideal of equality in marriage during the Middle Ages using two medieval tales: The Wedding of Sir Gawain and Dame Ragnell and Chaucer’sWifeofBathsTale. In both tales, the f...

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Rape and Woman's Sovereignty in theWifeofBath'sTale

Bernard F. HuppéThe Johns Hopkins PressModern Language NotesHuppe, Bernard F. "Rape and Woman's Sovereignty in theWifeofBath'sTale." Modern Language Notes 63.6 (June 1948): 378-381...

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The stuff of metaphor: “fyr and tow” in the Prologue to theWifeofBath'sTale

This paper proposes a new reading for a proverb in Chaucer'sPrologueto theWifeofBath'sTale(ll. 89–90). The dangers in assembling “fyr and tow” have long been understood simply as a figurative warning against sexual temptation, f...

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The fitness of "ThewifeofBath'stale"

The fitness of "ThewifeofBath'stale" 高野 秀國 Bulletin ofthe faculty of humanities, Seikei University (46), 13-22, 2011-03

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Authority and Experience in Chaucer's " TheWifeofBath'sTale"

This lecture by Dr. Catherine Carsley examines the "theWifeofBath'sTale" from Geoffrey Chaucer's Canterbury Tales. In this lecture the professor discusses the stories' namesake and her origins, as well as the notion of authority i...

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A Linguistic Analysis of Style ofTheWifeofBath'sTale, The Shipman'sTale and The Manciple's Prologue and Tale

Coordination Centres for Clinical Trials (Koordinierungszentren f眉r Klinische Studien, KKS) were set up to increase the quality and number of clinical ...

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