TITLE

Exploitation and excommunication in The Wife of Bath's Tale

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, Brian S.
PUB. DATE
January 1995
SOURCE
Philological Quarterly;Winter95, Vol. 74 Issue 1, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Discusses the implications of the rape scene and the subsequent excommunication in Geoffrey Chaucer's poem `The Wife of Bath's Tale.' Traumatic effect; Reward by deliberate judicial policy; Gender differences; Social impact; Moral aspects.
ACCESSION #
9508222320

 

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