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Chapter 4. Gender and Sexuality

  1. Emma Smith

Published Online: 21 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470775783.ch4

Shakespeare's Comedies

Shakespeare's Comedies

How to Cite

Smith, E. (ed) (2004) Gender and Sexuality, in Shakespeare's Comedies, Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470775783.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631220114

Online ISBN: 9780470775783



  • gender;
  • sexuality;
  • Shakespeare and the nature of women;
  • scepticism;
  • individual woman


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Helena's Bed-trick

  • The Homoerotics of Shakespearian Comedy