The challenges of uncertainty : an introduction to seventeenth-century Spanish literature (Book, 1998) [WorldCat.org]
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The challenges of uncertainty : an introduction to seventeenth-century Spanish literature

Author: Jeremy Robbins
Publisher: Lanham [etc.] : Rowman & Littlefield publishers, cop. 1998.
Series: New readings. Introductions to European literature and culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeremy Robbins
ISBN: 0847693279 9780847693276 0847693287 9780847693283
OCLC Number: 1123868578
Description: 160 p. : il. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Part 1 Political, Intellectual, and Social Contexts Chapter 2 The Spanish Decline Chapter 3 The Catholic Reformation Chapter 4 The Impact of Classical Philosophy Chapter 5 The Performance Contexts of Baroque Culture Part 6 Appearance and Reality: (1) Don Quijote Chapter 7 The Impact of Scepticism Chapter 8 El ingenioso hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha Part 9 Appearance and Reality: (2) El Criticon Part 10 An Art of Impact: (1) Arousing the Senses Part 11 An Art of Impact: (2) Challenging the Mind Part 12 Forming and Performing Identity: Theatre and Court Chapter 13 Theatre Chapter 14 Court Part 15 Conclusion
Series Title: New readings. Introductions to European literature and culture.
Responsibility: Jeremy Robbins.

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Penetrating. . . . Although brief, the book ranges widely, incorporating philosophy, religion, poetry, novel, drama, art, sculpture, the art of governing, and more. This well-written volume is an Read more...

 
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