skip to content
Covid-19 virus
COVID-19 Resources

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel). Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat.org search. OCLC’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus issues in their communities.

Image provided by: CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM
The logic of tragedy : morals and integrity in Aeschylus' Oresteia Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The logic of tragedy : morals and integrity in Aeschylus' Oresteia

Author: Philip Vellacott
Publisher: Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Vellacott, Philip.
Logic of tragedy.
Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 1984
(OCoLC)562780184
Online version:
Vellacott, Philip.
Logic of tragedy.
Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 1984
(OCoLC)607729012
Named Person: Aeschylus.; Orestes, King of Argos (Mythological character); Aeschylus; Aeschylus.; Orestes, King of Argos (Mythological character); Aeschylus; Eschyle; Eschyle
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Vellacott
ISBN: 0822305976 9780822305972
OCLC Number: 10505338
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: ix, 190 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. The concept of integrity in Greek tragedy --
I: The Oresteian trilogy --
2. Orestes --
3. Apollo Katharsios --
4. Agamemnon, justice, and the heroic role --
5. Clytemnestra --
6. Respect and insult in the Oresteia --
7. Cassandra --
II: The three choruses --
8. The Argive elders --
9. The libation bearers --
10. The furies --
III: Two other plays --
11. The grotesque and the desperate: Suppliants --
12. The hero under test: Seven against Thebes.
Responsibility: Philip Vellacott.
More information:

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (1)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


\n\n

Primary Entity<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/10505338<\/a>> # The logic of tragedy : morals and integrity in Aeschylus\' Oresteia<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Book<\/a>, schema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:oclcnum<\/a> \"10505338<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/ncu<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Place\/durham_n_c<\/a>> ; # Durham, N.C.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/975682<\/a>> ; # Integrity in literature<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Topic\/didactic_drama_greek_history_and_criticism<\/a>> ; # Didactic drama, Greek--History and criticism<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/999953<\/a>> ; # Literature<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/882.01\/e19\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Topic\/integrite_dans_la_litterature<\/a>> ; # Int\u00E9grit\u00E9 dans la litt\u00E9rature<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Person\/orestes_king_of_argos_mythological_character<\/a>> ; # King of Argos (Mythological character) Orestes<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1154355<\/a>> ; # Tragedy<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/892914<\/a>> ; # Didactic drama, Greek<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Person\/aeschylus<\/a>> ; # Aeschylus.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/306389292<\/a>> ; # King of Argos (Mythological character) Orestes<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1026045<\/a>> ; # Moral conditions in literature<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/268526195<\/a>> ; # Aeschylus<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Topic\/morale_dans_la_litterature<\/a>> ; # Morale dans la litt\u00E9rature<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Person\/eschyle<\/a>> ; # Eschyle<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Topic\/conditions_morales_dans_la_litterature<\/a>> ; # Conditions morales dans la litt\u00E9rature<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/915860<\/a>> ; # Ethics in literature<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1357013<\/a>> ; # Oresteia (Aeschylus)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/915833<\/a>> ; # Ethics<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:bookFormat<\/a> bgn:PrintBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:creator<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/77554831<\/a>> ; # Philip Vellacott<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:datePublished<\/a> \"1984<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"1. The concept of integrity in Greek tragedy -- I: The Oresteian trilogy -- 2. Orestes -- 3. Apollo Katharsios -- 4. Agamemnon, justice, and the heroic role -- 5. Clytemnestra -- 6. Respect and insult in the Oresteia -- 7. Cassandra -- II: The three choruses -- 8. The Argive elders -- 9. The libation bearers -- 10. The furies -- III: Two other plays -- 11. The grotesque and the desperate: Suppliants -- 12. The hero under test: Seven against Thebes.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/2856751<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Criticism, interpretation, etc.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isSimilarTo<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/607729012<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isSimilarTo<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/562780184<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"The logic of tragedy : morals and integrity in Aeschylus\' Oresteia<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:productID<\/a> \"10505338<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:publication<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/10505338#PublicationEvent\/durham_n_c_duke_university_press_1984<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:publisher<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Agent\/duke_university_press<\/a>> ; # Duke University Press<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780822305972<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nwdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/10505338<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Related Entities<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/882.01\/e19\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Agent\/duke_university_press<\/a>> # Duke University Press<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Duke University Press<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Person\/aeschylus<\/a>> # Aeschylus.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Aeschylus<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Aeschylus.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Person\/eschyle<\/a>> # Eschyle<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Eschyle<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Eschyle<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Person\/orestes_king_of_argos_mythological_character<\/a>> # King of Argos (Mythological character) Orestes<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Orestes<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"King of Argos (Mythological character) Orestes<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Place\/durham_n_c<\/a>> # Durham, N.C.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Durham, N.C.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Topic\/conditions_morales_dans_la_litterature<\/a>> # Conditions morales dans la litt\u00E9rature<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Conditions morales dans la litt\u00E9rature<\/span>\"@fr<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Topic\/didactic_drama_greek_history_and_criticism<\/a>> # Didactic drama, Greek--History and criticism<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh87004432<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Didactic drama, Greek--History and criticism<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Topic\/integrite_dans_la_litterature<\/a>> # Int\u00E9grit\u00E9 dans la litt\u00E9rature<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Int\u00E9grit\u00E9 dans la litt\u00E9rature<\/span>\"@fr<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Topic\/morale_dans_la_litterature<\/a>> # Morale dans la litt\u00E9rature<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Morale dans la litt\u00E9rature<\/span>\"@fr<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/ncu<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"ncu<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1026045<\/a>> # Moral conditions in literature<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Moral conditions in literature<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1154355<\/a>> # Tragedy<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Tragedy<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1357013<\/a>> # Oresteia (Aeschylus)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Oresteia (Aeschylus)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/892914<\/a>> # Didactic drama, Greek<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Didactic drama, Greek<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/915833<\/a>> # Ethics<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Ethics<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/915860<\/a>> # Ethics in literature<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Ethics in literature<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/975682<\/a>> # Integrity in literature<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Integrity in literature<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/999953<\/a>> # Literature<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Literature<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/268526195<\/a>> # Aeschylus<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Aeschylus<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Aeschylus<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Aeschylus.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/306389292<\/a>> # King of Argos (Mythological character) Orestes<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Orestes<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"King of Argos (Mythological character) Orestes<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/77554831<\/a>> # Philip Vellacott<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Vellacott<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Philip<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Philip Vellacott<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780822305972<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"0822305976<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9780822305972<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/562780184<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nrdfs:label<\/a> \"Logic of tragedy.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"Online version:<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isSimilarTo<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/10505338<\/a>> ; # The logic of tragedy : morals and integrity in Aeschylus\' Oresteia<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/607729012<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nrdfs:label<\/a> \"Logic of tragedy.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"Online version:<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isSimilarTo<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/10505338<\/a>> ; # The logic of tragedy : morals and integrity in Aeschylus\' Oresteia<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/10505338<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \ngenont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/10505338<\/a>> ; # The logic of tragedy : morals and integrity in Aeschylus\' Oresteia<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:dateModified<\/a> \"2019-01-18<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nvoid:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/10505338#PublicationEvent\/durham_n_c_duke_university_press_1984<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:PublicationEvent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:location<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Place\/durham_n_c<\/a>> ; # Durham, N.C.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:organizer<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2856751#Agent\/duke_university_press<\/a>> ; # Duke University Press<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:startDate<\/a> \"1984<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Content-negotiable representations<\/p>\n