Tragedy and enlightenment [electronic resource] : Athenian political thought and the dilemmas of modernity / Christopher Rocco.

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Tragedy and enlightenment [electronic resource] : Athenian political thought and the dilemmas of modernity / Christopher Rocco.

Personal Author
Rocco, Christopher, 1958- author

Publication Date
1997

ISBN
9780585160443
 
9780520204942

Series
Classics and contemporary thought ; 4

Series Search
Classics and contemporary thought ;

Volume
4.

Bibliography Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-221) and index.

Contents
Introduction : the persistence of the past -- Sophocles' Oedipus tyrannos : the tragedy of enlightenment -- Liberating discourse : the politics of truth in Plato's Gorgias -- Plato's Republic : (con)founding the theoretical imagination -- Democracy and discipline in Aeschylus's Oresteia -- Conclusion : the tragedy of critical theory.

Content Type
text

Carrier Type
online resource

Genre
Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
 
Electronic books.

Language
English

Subject
Greek drama (Tragedy) -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
 
Greek drama (Tragedy) -- History and criticism.
 
Civilization, Western -- Greek influences.
 
Philosophy, Ancient.
 
Philosophy, Modern.
 
Enlightenment.
 
DRAMA -- Ancient, Classical & Medieval.
 
Greek & Latin Languages & Literatures.
 
Languages & Literatures.
 
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
 
Electronic books.
 
Plato.


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