1. Introduction 2. Family and judiciary in The Spanish Tragedy 3. Competition and grace in Hamlet 4. Surveillance and consumption in The Revenger's Tragedy 5. Education and autocracy in The Malcontent 6. Meritocratic reform in The Duchess of Malfi 7. Conclusion
Chris McMahon holds a PhD in English from the University of Queensland. He is a Tutor in International Studies, University of Canberra, Australia.