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Disowning knowledge in seven plays of Shakespeare

Author: Stanley Cavell
Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Updated edView all editions and formats
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Reissued with an essay on Macbeth, this is a collection of essays on Shakespeare's tragedies.
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Genre/Form: Tragedies
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stanley Cavell
ISBN: 0521821894 9780521821896 0521529204 9780521529204
OCLC Number: 50604933
Notes: Revised edition of: Disowning knowledge in six plays of Shakespeare.
Description: xvi, 250 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. The Avoidance of Love: A Reading of King Lear --
3. Othello and the Stake of the Other --
4. Coriolanus and Interpretations of Politics --
5. Hamlet's Burden of Proof. 6. Recounting Gains, Showing Losses: Readi ng The Winter's Tale --
7. Macbeth Appalled.
Responsibility: Stanley Cavell.
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Reissued with a new essay on Macbeth this famous collection of essays on Shakespeare's tragedies considers these plays as responses to the crisis of knowledge and the emergence of modern skepticism  Read more...

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'These beautiful essays on Shakespeare, lucid, complicated, and deeply moving, are unique ... for the conversation they forge between philosophy and literature. Unified by the twin themes of Read more...

 
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