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Deng, Stephen

Global Traffic

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Table of contents

1. Global Traffic: An Introduction
Barbara Sebek

Part I. Emergent Epistemologies of Trade

2. “The Common Market of All the World”: English Theater, the Global System, and the Ottoman Empire in the Early Modern Period
Daniel Vitkus

3. “Ill Luck, Ill Luck?”: Risk and Hazard in The Merchant of Venice
Ian Maclnnes

4. Salvation, Social Struggle, and the Ideology of the Company Merchant: Baptist Goodall’s The Tryall of Trauell (1630)
David J. Morrow

5. The Panoramic View in Mercantile Thought: Or, a Merchant’s Map of Cymbeline
Bradley D. Ryner

6. “Not Every Man has the Luck to go to Corinth”: Accruing Exotic Capital in The Jew of Malta and Volpone
Lea Knudsen Allen

Part II. Transforming Home through Trade

7. “Absent, Weak, or Unserviceable”: the East India Company and the Domestic Economy in The Launching of the Mary, or the Seaman’s Honest Wife
Ann Christensen

8. The Flowers of Paradise: Botanical Trade in Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-Century England
Amy L. Tigner

9. Inhaling the Alien: Race and Tobacco in Early Modern England
Kristen G. Brookes

10. “A Foreigner by Birth”: The Life of Indian Cloth in the Early Modern English Marketplace
Gitanjali Shahani

Part III. Trade and the Interests of State

11. The Tempest and the Newfoundland Cod Fishery
Edward M. Test

12. “Mysteries of Commerce”1: Influence, Licensing, Censorship, and the Literature of Long-Distance Travel
Matthew Day

13. Global Œconomy: Ben Jonson’s The Staple of News and the Ethics of Mercantilism
Stephen Deng

14. Afterword: Accommodating Change
Jean E. Howard

Keywords: Literature, British and Irish Literature, Literary Theory, Cultural Theory, Postcolonial/World Literature, Early Modern/Renaissance Literature, Cultural Anthropology

Editor
 
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2008
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Early Modern Cultural Studies
Page amount
302 pages
Category
Litterary Studies
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9780230611818
Printed ISBN
978-1-349-37259-1

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