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The politics of tragedy and democratic citizenship, by Robert C. Pirro

Label
The politics of tragedy and democratic citizenship, by Robert C. Pirro
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
The politics of tragedy and democratic citizenship
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
651488553
Responsibility statement
by Robert C. Pirro
Table Of Contents
1, The Politics of Tragedy: An Introduction and Overview --. 2, Václav Havel: The Political Uses of Tragedy in the Aftermath of Communism, ch. 3, Italian Neorealism: Tragic Cinema in the Aftermath of Fascism, ch. 4, Cornel West: Tragedy and the Fulfillment of American Democracy, ch. 5, Nelson Mandela: Tragedy in a Divided South Africa, ch. 6, 9/11: Tragedy and Theodicy as American Responses to Suffering, ch. 7, Botho Strauss: Goatsong in a Democratic Key?, ch. 8, Christa Wolf: Greek Tragedy and German Democracy, ch. 9, Michael Schorr's Schultze Gets the Blues: German Borrowings from the New World African Tragic, ch. 10, Conclusion: Anticipating a Different Kind of Sixties Tragedy
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