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Conscience on stage the Comedia as casuistry in early modern Spain by Hilaire Kallendorf

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English


  • Spanish drama (Comedy) -- History and criticism,
  • Spanish drama -- Classical period, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism,
  • Casuistry in literature,
  • Casuistry,
  • Conscience in literature,
  • Confession in literature,
  • Confession (Liturgy) -- Catholic Church -- History -- 17th century

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementHilaire Kallendorf
SeriesUniversity of Toronto romance series
LC ClassificationsPQ6105 .K34 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 299 p. ;
Number of Pages299
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17239667M
ISBN 100802092292
ISBN 109780802092298

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Conscience on Stage Book Description: This study outlines and reiterates the relationship of theatre to casuistry, the Jesuit contributions to Spanish literary theory and practice, and the importance of casuistry for the study of early modern subjectivity. Conscience on stage. New York, Nashville, Abindon-Cokesbury press [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: G.A selected list of plays for the church and the parish house -- H. Books on the history, technique, production, and use of drama in the church -- I. Dealers and manufacturers of stage equipment. Conscience on stage: the Comedia as casuistry in early modern Spain. [Hilaire Kallendorf] -- "It is no accident that some variation of the question 'What should I do?' appears in over three-quarters of the comedic plays of the Spanish Golden Age.   Conscience on Stage: The Comedia as Casuistry in Early Modern Spain. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, x + pp. $ Review by Elizabeth R. Wright, university of Georgia.

  In Conscience on Stage, Kallendorf connects answers concerning case morality given by confessors to the ethical dilemmas faced by characters in the Spanish comedia. Her book begins with a learned and very useful overview of the history of casuistry, which shows how Spanish Jesuits in early modern Spain brought the practice to its heights. Conscience. conscience, sense of moral awareness or of right and wrong. The concept has been variously explained by moralists and philosophers. In the history of ethics, the conscience has been looked upon as the will of a divine power expressing itself in man's judgments, an innate sense of right and wrong resulting from man's unity with. PENNY AND HER SONG, written and illustrated by Kevin Henkes. Henkes is the perfect author/illustrator to bring his talents, and his sweet, thoughtful characters, to the world of beginning books. In this first book in the series, Penny composes a song and wants to share it 11 pins. The bite of conscience, like the bite of a dog into stone, is a ich Nietzsche 1. Introduction Each of us has, at one time or another, talked about our conscience. We might have been “pricked by our conscience” or our conscience might have “butted in” when it was not wanted. We might be going on quite happily telling a lie to a friend, or might have accidentally walked Author: Mark Dimmock, Andrew Fisher.

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