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Humoring the body : emotions and the Shakespearean stage / Gail Kern Paster.

  • Paster, Gail Kern.
Date
2004
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2004.

Physical description

xv, 274 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

Contributors

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-259) and index.

Contents

Roasted in wrath and fire : the ecology of the passions in Hamlet and Othello -- Love will have heat : Shakespeare's maidens and the caloric economy -- Melancholy cats, lugged bears, and other passionate animals : reading Shakespeare's psychological materialism across the species barrier -- Belching quarrels : male passions and the problem of individuation

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatus
    History of Medicine
    PQE.AI.AA5-6
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ISBN

  • 0226648478