Gender and the city in Euripides' political plays

Daniel Mendelsohn makes use of insights into classical Greek conceptions of gender and Athenian notions of civic identity to demonstrate that the plays 'Children of Herakles' and 'Suppliant Women' by Euripides are subtle and coherent exercises in political theorizing

Main Author: Mendelsohn, Daniel Adam
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2002, 2002
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Daniel Mendelsohn makes use of insights into classical Greek conceptions of gender and Athenian notions of civic identity to demonstrate that the plays 'Children of Herakles' and 'Suppliant Women' by Euripides are subtle and coherent exercises in political theorizing
Physical Description:xv, 257 p.
ISBN:9780191719356