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Physical Pain and Justice : Greek Tragedy and the Russian Novel - by Gary Rosenshield (Hardcover)
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This study examines the treatment of physical pain in a selection of classical Greek plays and nineteenth-century Russian novels. The author highlights parallels between these Greek and Russian texts and analyzes how they employ pain to investigate the legitimacy of the state and the justice of the world order.
Number of Pages: 187
Genre: History, Literary Criticism
Series Title: Crosscurrents: Russia's Literature in Context
Publisher: Lexington Books
Author: Gary Rosenshield
Street Date: October 4, 2017
Item Number (DPCI): 248-54-2733
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