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6. Politics

6. Politics  

Peter Hainsworth and David Robey

in Dante: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2015
Published Online: 
Feb 2015
eISBN: 
9780191781575
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199684779.003.0006
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199684779
In the Comedy, politics and ethics merge into one another: moral reflections lead to political conclusions, and political arguments are couched in strongly moral terms. ‘Politics’ discusses ... More
8. Myth and politics

8. Myth and politics  

Robert A. Segal

in Myth: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2015
Published Online: 
Jul 2015
eISBN: 
9780191792328
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198724704.003.0009
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198724704
‘Myth and politics’ examines the treatment of myth in the work of Bronislaw Malinowski, Georges Sorel, Ernst Cassirer, Georges Dumézil, and René Girard. For Malinowski, myth deals with ... More
3. Literature and cultural studies

3. Literature and cultural studies  

Jonathan Culler

in Literary Theory: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2011
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778384
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199691340.003.0003
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780199691340
‘Literature and cultural studies’ explores a complex relationship. In principle, there need not be conflict between literary and cultural studies. Literary studies is not committed to a ... More
9. On stage & screenstates of illusion

9. On stage & screen: states of illusion  

Marina Warner

in Fairy Tale: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2018
Published Online: 
Jan 2018
eISBN: 
9780191853500
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199532155.003.0009
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199532155
Because fairy tales can be meddled with, mixed up, and turned around in ways that an authored text resists, they have emerged as the favoured reservoir of contemporary mass entertainment, ... More
4. Politics

4. Politics  

Peter Hainsworth and David Robey

in Italian Literature: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2012
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191777073
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199231799.003.0005
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199231799
‘Politics’ emphasizes the strong political element running through Italian literature from the Middle Ages to the present day, reflecting the country's long history of conflict and ... More

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