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Author Earl, James Whitby.

Title Thinking about Beowulf / James W. Earl.

Imprint Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 1994.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  829.3 Ea73t 1994    ---  Available
Description x, 204 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-200) and index.
Contents The birth and death of civilization -- Transformations of chaos -- Oral-literate two case histories -- Beowulf and the men's hall -- Two psychoanalytic excursions -- Beowulf and the origins of civilization.
Subject Beowulf.
Epic poetry, English (Old) -- History and criticism.
Free will and determinism in literature.
Civilization, Anglo-Saxon, in literature.
Civilization, Medieval, in literature.
Literature and anthropology -- England.
Autonomy (Psychology) in literature.
Literature and history -- England.
Psychoanalysis and literature -- England.
Liberty in literature.
ISBN 0804717001 (cloth : acid-free paper) : $35.00
0804727953 (pbk.)

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