Tyrant : Shakespeare on politics / Stephen Greenblatt.

Av: Greenblatt, Stephen, 1943- [aut].
Publisher: New York : W. W. Norton & Company, [2018]Copyright date: 2018Utgåva: First edition.Fysisk beskrivning: 212 pages 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780393635751; 0393635759.Ämne: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation | Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 | Diktatorer i litteraturen | Makt (samhällsvetenskap) i litteraturen | Dictators in literature | Power (Social sciences) in literature | Dictators in literature | Power (Social sciences) in literatureDDC klassifikation: 822.3/3 LOC klassifikation: PR3069.D53 | G73 2018
Innehåll:
Oblique angles -- Party politics -- Fraudulent populism -- A matter of character -- Enablers -- Tyranny triumphant -- The instigator -- Madness in great ones -- Downfall and resurgence -- Resistible rise -- Coda.
Anmärkning bestånd: C16.738 Libris-ID: 22682339Summary: "As an aging, tenacious Elizabeth I clung to power, a talented playwright probed the social causes, the psychological roots, and the twisted consequences of tyranny. In exploring the psyche (and psychoses) of the likes of Richard III, Macbeth, Lear, Coriolanus, and the societies they rule over, Stephen Greenblatt illuminates the ways in which William Shakespeare delved into the lust for absolute power and the catastrophic consequences of its execution."-- Amazon.com.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Oblique angles -- Party politics -- Fraudulent populism -- A matter of character -- Enablers -- Tyranny triumphant -- The instigator -- Madness in great ones -- Downfall and resurgence -- Resistible rise -- Coda.

"As an aging, tenacious Elizabeth I clung to power, a talented playwright probed the social causes, the psychological roots, and the twisted consequences of tyranny. In exploring the psyche (and psychoses) of the likes of Richard III, Macbeth, Lear, Coriolanus, and the societies they rule over, Stephen Greenblatt illuminates the ways in which William Shakespeare delved into the lust for absolute power and the catastrophic consequences of its execution."-- Amazon.com.

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