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Title Euripides, women, and sexuality / edited by Anton Powell
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1990

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Description 1 online resource (x, 200 pages)
Contents 1. Sexual imagery and innuendo in Troades / Elizabeth Craik -- 2. A woman's place in Euripides' Medea / Margaret Williamson -- 3. Euripides the misogynist? / Jennifer March -- 4. The articulation of the self in Euripides' Hippolytus / Christopher Gill -- 5. Male homosexuality in Euripides / William Poole -- 6. The structural problems of marriage in Euripides / Richard Seaford -- 7. The state and the individual : Euripides' plays of voluntary self-sacrifice / John Wilkins
Summary Euripides' interest in the psychology and social position of women is well known. Of the great Greek playwrights, he most directly reflects contemporary philosophical and social debates, and his work is of great value as a source for social history. The important new studies in this volume explore Euripides' treatment of sexuality and Greek ideals of women's behaviour. Using a wide range of analytic techniques, seven scholars direct new light not only on Euripides' own views of women but also on the ideals and preoccupations of his contemporaries in this area. Athenian women of the classical pe
Analysis Drama in Greek Euripides
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Euripides -- Characters -- Women
Eurípides -- Crítica e interpretación.
Euripides
Euripides.
Mythology, Greek, in literature.
Women and literature -- Greece
Women in literature.
Sex in literature.
Tragedy.
tragedies.
tragedy (general genre)
DRAMA -- Ancient, Classical & Medieval.
Mujeres -- En la literatura
Sexualidad -- En la literatura
Mythology, Greek, in literature
Sex in literature
Tragedy
Women and literature
Women in literature
Kongress
Sexualität
Erotik Motiv
Aufsatzsammlung
Frau Motiv
Sexualverhalten
Drama
Frau
Poesia dramatica grega.
Literatura e sociedade.
Mulher e feminismo.
Greece
Genre/Form Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Powell, Anton
LC no. 89010409
ISBN 0203402359
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9786610268412
9781134983759
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9781134983704
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9781134983742
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