Domination, Dependence, Denial and Despair: Father-Daughter Relationships in Grillparzer, Hebbel and Hauptmann

Domination, Dependence, Denial and Despair: Father-Daughter Relationships in Grillparzer, Hebbel and Hauptmann

by Charles F. Good

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780820416960
Publisher: Lang, Peter Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date: 03/01/1993
Series: North American Studies in Nineteenth-Century German Literature and Culture Series , #12
Pages: 175

About the Author

The author: Charles F. Good received his Ph. D. in German from Purdue University after studying at the University of Munich as the winner of a DAAD fellowship. He has taught at Purdue University, where he won two awards for excellence in teaching German, and at Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri. His publications include translations of musical and technical texts.

Table of Contents

Contents: This work describes the father's domination of his daughter as he seeks to ensure her adherence to rules of his society. The daughter's reaction includes dependence on the father, denial of the rules, and despair as she seeks to realize her own individuation.

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