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The Resource Suffocating mothers : fantasies of maternal origin in Shakespeare's plays, Hamlet to the Tempest, Janet Adelman

Suffocating mothers : fantasies of maternal origin in Shakespeare's plays, Hamlet to the Tempest, Janet Adelman

Label
Suffocating mothers : fantasies of maternal origin in Shakespeare's plays, Hamlet to the Tempest
Title
Suffocating mothers
Title remainder
fantasies of maternal origin in Shakespeare's plays, Hamlet to the Tempest
Statement of responsibility
Janet Adelman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"An original reading of Shakespeare's plays illuminating his negotiations with mothers, present and absent, and tracing the genesis of Shakespearean tragedy and romance to a psychologized version of the Fall."--Publisher's description
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adelman, Janet
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Domestic drama, English
  • Masculinity in literature
  • Mothers and sons in literature
  • Psychoanalysis and literature
  • Drama
  • Body, Human, in literature
  • Fantasy in literature
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
Label
Suffocating mothers : fantasies of maternal origin in Shakespeare's plays, Hamlet to the Tempest, Janet Adelman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-363) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Man and wife is one flesh : Hamlet and the confrontation with the maternal body
  • Is thy union here? : union and its discontents in Troilus and Cressida and Othello
  • Marriage and the maternal body : on marriage as the end of comedy in All's well that ends well and Measure for measure
  • Suffocating mothers in King Lear
  • Escaping the matrix : the construction of masculinity in Macbeth and Coriolanus
  • Making defect perfection : imagining male bounty in Timon of Athens and Antony and Cleopatra
  • Masculine authority and the maternal body : the return to origins in the romances
Control code
DCLC9129716-B
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 379 p.
Isbn
9780415900393
Lccn
9129716//r972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Suffocating mothers : fantasies of maternal origin in Shakespeare's plays, Hamlet to the Tempest, Janet Adelman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-363) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Man and wife is one flesh : Hamlet and the confrontation with the maternal body
  • Is thy union here? : union and its discontents in Troilus and Cressida and Othello
  • Marriage and the maternal body : on marriage as the end of comedy in All's well that ends well and Measure for measure
  • Suffocating mothers in King Lear
  • Escaping the matrix : the construction of masculinity in Macbeth and Coriolanus
  • Making defect perfection : imagining male bounty in Timon of Athens and Antony and Cleopatra
  • Masculine authority and the maternal body : the return to origins in the romances
Control code
DCLC9129716-B
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 379 p.
Isbn
9780415900393
Lccn
9129716//r972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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