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Author Freydberg, Bernard, 1947-

Title Philosophy & comedy : Aristophanes, logos, and erōs / Bernard Freydberg
Published Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 235 pages)
Series Studies in Continental thought
Studies in Continental thought.
Contents Clouds and the measuring of logos -- Wasps and the limits of logos -- Assemblywomen : erōs and human law -- Lysistrata : erōs and transcendence -- Conclusion : ridicule and measure
Summary In Philosophy and Comedy, Bernard D. Freydberg illuminates the philosophical insights In Aristophanes' texts by presenting close readings of Clouds, Wasps, Assemblywomen, and Lysistrata, addressing their comic genius at the same time
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Aristophanes -- Criticism and interpretation.
Greek drama (Comedy) -- History and criticism.
Mythology, Greek, in literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0253000386
Other Titles Philosophy and comedy