RESEARCH ESSAY showing how England?s historical circumstances may be reflected in Hamlet.

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Some critics have focused on the psychological uderpinnings of Hamlet; others have seen the play as a political commentary. In 1600 (the approximate date of Hamlet?s first performance), Queen Elizabeth I was 67 years old and had no direct heirs, a situation that promised no end to the wars and rebellions over sucession to the throne trhat had plagued England for the preceding centuries. Drawing on the play AND your own research into the politics of Shakespeare?s era, write a RESEARCH ESSAY showing how England?s historical circumstances may be reflected in Hamlet.

Goal: A 10-page research paper with a minimum of 5 secondary or outside sources.
At least three or four sources must be from scholarly journals.

Topic: Drawing on the play AND your own research into the politics of Shakespeare?s era, write a RESEARCH ESSAY showing how England?s historical circumstances may be reflected in Hamlet.

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