The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 20.0527 Tuesday, 20 October 2009
Date: Sunday, 18 Oct 2009 12:59:25 -0700 (PDT)
Subject: 20.0508 Women, Passion, and Lack of Self-Control
Comment: Re: SHK 20.0508 Women, Passion, and Lack of Self-Control
Unhae Langis asks: "Can anyone direct me to an early modern source that
presents this same idea [on female inferiority] but from the late
1500s/early 1600s rather than mid-1600s?"
For a useful introduction and gateway to primary source material, check
out THE RENAISSANCE NOTION OF WOMEN (1980) by Ian Maclean:
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