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Worlds Apart: The Market and the Theater in Anglo-American Thought, 1550-1750

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Worlds Apart traces the history of our concepts of the marketplace and the theater and the ways in which these concepts are bound together. Focusing on Britain and America in the years 1550-1750, the book discusses the forms and conventions that structured both commerce and theater. Drawing on a variety of disciplines and documents, Professor Agnew illuminates one of the most fascinating chapters in the formation of Anglo-American market culture.

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Drawing on a variety of disciplines and documents, Professor Agnew illuminates one of the most fascinating chapters in the formations of Anglo-American market culture. Worlds Apart traces the history of our concepts of the marketplace and the theatre and the ways in which these concepts are bound together.

Synopsis:

An analysis of how changes in the market culture's identity were reflected in the theater world as British and American marketing practices began to break free of traditional boundaries.

Synopsis:

Focusing on Britain and America in the years 1550 to 1750, the book discusses the forms and conventions that structured both commerce and theatre.

Table of Contents

Preface; Acknowledgments; Prologue: commerce and culture; 1. The threshold of exchange; 2. Another nature; 3. Artificial persons; 4. The spectacle of the market; Epilogue: confidence and culture; Notes; Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521379106
Author:
Agnew, Jean-Christophe
Author:
Agnew, Jean-Christophe
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
History & Theory
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Popular Culture
Subject:
Theater -- Great Britain -- History.
Subject:
English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
Subject:
English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
Subject:
Theater and society -- Great Britain -- History.
Subject:
Marketing -- Great Britain -- History.
Subject:
Popular Culture - General
Subject:
History & Theory - General
Subject:
Theater and society--Great Britain--History T
Subject:
World History-General
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20030431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Pages:
280
Dimensions:
8.96x5.98x.66 in. .85 lbs.

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Product details 280 pages Cambridge University Press - English 9780521379106 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Drawing on a variety of disciplines and documents, Professor Agnew illuminates one of the most fascinating chapters in the formations of Anglo-American market culture. Worlds Apart traces the history of our concepts of the marketplace and the theatre and the ways in which these concepts are bound together.
"Synopsis" by , An analysis of how changes in the market culture's identity were reflected in the theater world as British and American marketing practices began to break free of traditional boundaries.
"Synopsis" by , Focusing on Britain and America in the years 1550 to 1750, the book discusses the forms and conventions that structured both commerce and theatre.
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