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The shapes of revenge : victimization,vengeance, and vindictiveness in Shakespeare / Harry Keyishian.

  • Author

    Keyishian, Harry.,

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    Atlantic Highlands, N.J. : Humanities Press, 1995.

  • Subject

    Revenge in literature

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Knowledge Psychology.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Criticism and interpretation.

General note: iscusses the topic with the emphasis on the psychology of revenge and, in particular, the relationship of revenge to the experience of victimization with essays on Titus Andronicus and The rape of Lucrece, Hamlet and King Lear, Julius Caesar and Othello, the first tetralogy, and Leontes and Timon. UK-SuSCL Bibliography, etc. note: Includes bibliographical references and index.