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The Devil and the Sacred in English Drama, 1350–1642.

By: Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2000Copyright date: ©2000Description: 1 online resource (269 pages)Content type:
  • text
Media type:
  • computer
Carrier type:
  • online resource
ISBN:
  • 9780511151187
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Devil and the Sacred in English Drama, 1350–1642DDC classification:
  • 822.009351
LOC classification:
  • PR635.D48 C69 2000
Online resources:
Contents:
Cover -- Half-title -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- CHAPTER ONE Stage devils and oppositional thinking -- CHAPTER TWO The devil and the sacred in the English mystery plays -- STAGE DEVILS AND TRADITIONAL RELIGION -- STAGE DEVILS, DEATH, AND JUDGMENT -- STAGE DEVILS AND THE PASSION -- STAGE DEVILS AND SOCIAL AMBIVALENCE -- CHAPTER THREE Stage devils and sacramental community in non-cycle plays -- CHAPTER FOUR Stage devils and early social satire -- CLOTHYNGE FYNE -- EUERY MAN TO KYLLYN OTHER -- CLOAKED COLLUSION -- DEVILS, VICES, AND THE VICE -- CHAPTER FIVE Protestant devils and the new community -- THE MORE THINGS CHANGE… -- …THE MORE THEY RAMAIN THE SAME -- THE DEVIL AND THE VICE IN PROTESTANT PLAYS -- CHAPTER SIX The devils of "Dr. Faustus" -- CHAPTER SEVEN Reacting to Marlowe -- CHAPTER EIGHT The devil and the sacred on the Shakespearean stage: theatre and belief -- CHAPTER NINE Traditional morality and magical thinking -- CHAPTER TEN New directions -- EXPERIMENTS -- STOICISM -- FLETCHERIAN TRAGICOMEDY -- THE DEVIL AND SOCIETY -- Appendix. Devil plays in English, 1350-1642 -- Notes -- 1 STAGE DEVILS AND OPPOSITIONAL THINKING -- 2 THE DEVIL AND THE SACRED IN THE ENGLISH MYSTERY PLAYS -- 3 STAGE DEVILS AND SACRAMENTAL COMMUNITY IN NON-CYCLE PLAYS -- 4 STAGE DEVILS AND EARLY SOCIAL SATIRE -- 5 PROTESTANT DEVILS AND THE NEW COMMUNITY -- 6 THE DEVILS OF DR. FAUSTUS -- 7 REACTING TO MARLOWE -- 8 THE DEVIL AND THE SACRED ON THE SHAKESPEAREAN STAGE: THEATRE AND BELIEF -- 9 TRADITIONAL MORALITY AND MAGICAL THINKING -- 10 NEW DIRECTIONS -- Index.
Summary: This book, first published in 2000, is a history of stage devils in early English drama.
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Cover -- Half-title -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- CHAPTER ONE Stage devils and oppositional thinking -- CHAPTER TWO The devil and the sacred in the English mystery plays -- STAGE DEVILS AND TRADITIONAL RELIGION -- STAGE DEVILS, DEATH, AND JUDGMENT -- STAGE DEVILS AND THE PASSION -- STAGE DEVILS AND SOCIAL AMBIVALENCE -- CHAPTER THREE Stage devils and sacramental community in non-cycle plays -- CHAPTER FOUR Stage devils and early social satire -- CLOTHYNGE FYNE -- EUERY MAN TO KYLLYN OTHER -- CLOAKED COLLUSION -- DEVILS, VICES, AND THE VICE -- CHAPTER FIVE Protestant devils and the new community -- THE MORE THINGS CHANGE… -- …THE MORE THEY RAMAIN THE SAME -- THE DEVIL AND THE VICE IN PROTESTANT PLAYS -- CHAPTER SIX The devils of "Dr. Faustus" -- CHAPTER SEVEN Reacting to Marlowe -- CHAPTER EIGHT The devil and the sacred on the Shakespearean stage: theatre and belief -- CHAPTER NINE Traditional morality and magical thinking -- CHAPTER TEN New directions -- EXPERIMENTS -- STOICISM -- FLETCHERIAN TRAGICOMEDY -- THE DEVIL AND SOCIETY -- Appendix. Devil plays in English, 1350-1642 -- Notes -- 1 STAGE DEVILS AND OPPOSITIONAL THINKING -- 2 THE DEVIL AND THE SACRED IN THE ENGLISH MYSTERY PLAYS -- 3 STAGE DEVILS AND SACRAMENTAL COMMUNITY IN NON-CYCLE PLAYS -- 4 STAGE DEVILS AND EARLY SOCIAL SATIRE -- 5 PROTESTANT DEVILS AND THE NEW COMMUNITY -- 6 THE DEVILS OF DR. FAUSTUS -- 7 REACTING TO MARLOWE -- 8 THE DEVIL AND THE SACRED ON THE SHAKESPEAREAN STAGE: THEATRE AND BELIEF -- 9 TRADITIONAL MORALITY AND MAGICAL THINKING -- 10 NEW DIRECTIONS -- Index.

This book, first published in 2000, is a history of stage devils in early English drama.

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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2019. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.

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