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Political violence in drama

classical models, contemporary variations

by Mary Karen Dahl

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Published by UMI Research Press in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English

  • Drama -- Political aspects.,
  • Drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Greek drama (Tragedy) -- History and criticism.,
  • Violence in literature.,
  • Human sacrifice in literature.,
  • Human sacrifice.,
  • Politics and literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Mary Karen Dahl.
    SeriesTheater and dramatic studies ;, no. 36
    LC ClassificationsPN1643 .D34 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 161 p. ;
    Number of Pages161
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2725503M
    ISBN 100835717542
    LC Control Number86019246

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Ann Arbor, Mich.: UMI. Political violence is violence perpetrated by people or governments to achieve political goals.

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Where the source and the target are citizens of the same counry. Genocide. group political violence resulting in the murder of many members of one ethnic group by its. Introduction [1] Political violence (resistance violence, revolutionary violence, state violence, wars and terrorism) has been a compelling topic for many playwrights and researchers.

As far back as the classical drama of ancient Athens, plays like Prometheus Bound, Oedipus Rex, Antigone, and the Bacchae have depicted violence that could be, in a sense, regarded as ‘political.’. This is a comprehensive history of political violence during Europe's incredibly violent twentieth century.

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