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Wetheringsett and London, 1614 The Malayan Dialogues

Peter C. Mancall

in Hakluyt's Promise: An Elizabethan's Obsession for an English America

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300110548
eISBN:
9780300135275
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300110548.003.0011
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This chapter focuses on Samuel Purchas's second edition of his collection of travel narratives that stood in contrast to Hakluyt's works. Purchas tended to rewrite the accounts that came into his ... More


The Harms of Procreative Deprivation

Judith Daar

in The New Eugenics: Selective Breeding in an Era of Reproductive Technologies

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780300137156
eISBN:
9780300229035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300137156.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter examines how recent efforts to address the harms done to several Americans have taken shape as formal apologies and payments to surviving victims. This contemporary hand-wringing is an ... More


Travel, Suicide, and Self-Construction

Timothy Luckritz Marquis

in Transient Apostle

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300187144
eISBN:
9780300187427
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300187144.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

This chapter examines the basic route of the reading of Chrysostom. It shows that the start of 2 Corinthians 1–9 is composed of a rhetorical technique framed to explain failed travel plans. It then ... More


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