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作者 Fendt, Gene
書名 Love Song for the Life of the Mind : An Essay on the Purpose of Comedy
出版項 Washington : Catholic University of America Press, 2007
國際標準書號 9780813216041 (electronic bk.)
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說明 1 online resource (353 pages)
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附註 Intro -- Contents -- Preface -- A Note on Key Words and References -- Works and Editions of Aristotle -- Acknowledgments -- Propylaia -- 1. The Problem of the Iphigenia and the Purposes of Tragedy -- Backstage and the Wings: Of Poetics and Poetics -- The Problem of Aristotle's Evaluation of Iphigenia -- Some Attempted Solutions: The Fallacy of Aristotelian Formalism -- Of Strong and Painful Passions -- Catharsis -- Thaumaturgy: Hecuba -- The Problem and the Play -- Catharsis and the Movement of Emotion -- Catharsis of the Excessive and the Deficient -- Catharsis and the Virtuous -- Mise en abyme: The Hecuba of Hamlet -- Catharsis and Intellectual Clarification -- Other Concomitants of Catharsis -- Conclusions on Some Recent Criticism of Hecuba -- The Case of the Iphigenia -- Resolving the Contradiction between Poetics 13 and 14 -- 2. The Purpose of Comedy -- Formal, Material, and Efficient Causes -- Mise en abyme: The Socrates and Phaedrus of Phaedrus -- The Problem of Comedy's Final Cause -- Comic Catharsis -- The Example of a Falling Comedy: Hippias Major -- What Art Is Not For -- 3. The Exemplary Comic Fiction: Resolution, Catharsis, and Culture in As You Like It -- Resolution and Catharsis -- Comic Catharsis and Culture -- Emblematic Appendix on the Character of Audrey -- The Freedom of Aesthetic Judgment, or "Much Virtue in 'If '" -- 4. A Love Song for the Life of the Mind: Arcadia -- Happiness, Politics, and Art -- Eudaimonia and Politics: The Errors of Inclusivism -- Art and Eudaimonia: The Mimesis of Joy -- Arcadia: A Love Song for the Life of the Mind -- Plot -- Characters -- The Comedy as Love Song -- Epilogue: "Still awake and drinking": Symposium 223c, d -- Selected Bibliography -- Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Fendt, Gene Love Song for the Life of the Mind : An Essay on the Purpose of Comedy Washington : Catholic University of America Press,c2007 9780813214856
主題 Aristotle.;Comic, The.;Comedy.;Iphigenia (Greek mythology);Tragedy
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