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Souls with Longing: Representations of Honor and Love in Shakespeare Bernard J. Dobski

Souls with Longing: Representations of Honor and Love in Shakespeare

Bernard J. Dobski

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ISBN : 9780739165416
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342 pages
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The chapters in this collaborative volume, written by scholars in the Humanities, English Literature, Rhetoric, and Political Philosophy, reveal that Shakespeares representations of honor and love have much to teach us about who we are, what weMoreThe chapters in this collaborative volume, written by scholars in the Humanities, English Literature, Rhetoric, and Political Philosophy, reveal that Shakespeares representations of honor and love have much to teach us about who we are, what we desire, and why--as well as about the nature of the worlds that we construct around us as a consequence of our longing. As the abiding popularity of his works demonstrates, Shakespeares representations of souls with longing, and his portraits of honor and love, continue to exert an undeniable, if not always acknowledged, sway over our political, moral, and romantic imaginations. Bernard J. Dobski is associate professor and chair of political science at Assumption College. Dustin A. Gish is visiting assistant professor in the Political Science Department at the College of The Holy Cross.