Milton's Paradise Lost: Moral Education

Milton's Paradise Lost: Moral Education

by M. Thickstun

Paperback(1st ed. 2007)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781349537617
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date: 02/11/2016
Edition description: 1st ed. 2007
Pages: 184
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

Margaret Thickstun holds the Elizabeth J. McCormack Professorship in English Literature at Hamilton College.

Table of Contents

Preface     ix
Acknowledgments     xiii
Introduction: Teaching Paradise Lost in the Twenty-First Century     1
God as Father in Paradise Lost     21
Satan, Interpretive Choices, and the Danger of Fixed Stories     33
Abdiel, Peer Pressure, and the Rebel Angels     53
Good Angels, Gratitude, and Growing in Communion     71
The Education of the Son     87
Raphael and the Challenge of Evangelical Education     105
Adam as Parent     119
Eve, Identity, and Growing in Relationship     137
Conclusion     157
Notes     163
Works Cited     167
Index     175

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