"The Cheese And The Worms" Analytical Essay by The Research Group

"The Cheese And The Worms"
An analysis of Carlo Ginzburg's "The Cheese and the Worms."
# 73429 | 678 words | 1 source | MLA | 2004 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2004 in English (Analysis) , History (European - 16th Century) , Literature (General)


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This paper discusses the main theme of Carlo Ginzburg's "The Cheese and the Worms". It explains that the book sets forth the story of a 16th century miller who has come to the realization of the existence of other cultures. It explores the existence and result of culture shock in the sixteenth century.

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""In The Cheese and the Worms," Ginzburg sets forth the story of a miller who has come into the realization of the existence of other cultures. The micro history attempts to understand how a sixteenth century miller acquired ideas about the cosmos which the Catholic Church found heretical. In the process of coming to this understanding, Ginzburg seems to find that the exposure to new cultures produced a sort of culture shock as the miller was not accustomed to ..."

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