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Antigone v. Creon

Sophocles's Antigone as a Courtroom Drama

Sophocles’s Antigone presents the audience with a serious political question — whether law is capable of resolving fundamental questions of right and wrong or whether it … 385 View
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Preface

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The translation seeks to convey the language of law and the spirit of litigation embedded in the play. 11 $1.10 Add
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The Antigone as a Trial Play

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Discussion of how the play is about the law as advocacy rather than about law in the sense of formal validity. 20 $2.00 Add
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Legal Speech and Argumentation in the Antigone

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Explanation of the legal connotations of the words, phrases, and metaphors used in the play. 22 $2.20 Add
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The Forensic Question of the Play

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Examination of the forensic question of who buried the body and how it was done. 20 $2.00 Add
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Legal and Religious Discourse in the Antigone

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Examination of the conflict in the play between the discourses of religious law and human law. 20 $2.00 Add
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Antigone’s Closing Argument

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Critical analysis of Antigone’s closing argument. 29 $2.90 Add
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Presenting the Image

Part II

From: The Imaginary Indian, 2nd Edition

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Non-Native Canadians came to know the Indian: in books, in public performance, at country fairs, in museums and schoolrooms, at summer camp and in the movies. There were very few places, in fact, … 24 $0.48 Add
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Presenting the Image

Part II

From: The Imaginary Indian, 1st Edition

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Non-Native Canadians came to know the Indian: in books, in public performance, at country fairs, in museums and schoolrooms, at summer camp and in the movies. There were very few places, in fact, … 24 $0.48 Add
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Creon’s Discourse Shift

From: Antigone v. Creon

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Analysis of Creon’s discourse shift. 18 $1.80 Add
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Performing Indians

From: The Imaginary Indian, 2nd Edition

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Movies, shows and theatre invariably situate Indians in the past, usually on the western frontier. The result is that Indians in the movies seem marginal to modern life. Sympathetic regret or … 45 $1.80 Add
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Performing Indians

From: The Imaginary Indian, 1st Edition

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Movies, shows and theatre invariably situate Indians in the past, usually on the western frontier. The result is that Indians in the movies seem marginal to modern life. Sympathetic regret or … 45 $1.80 Add
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Celebrity Indians and Plastic Shamans

From: The Imaginary Indian, 2nd Edition

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Non-native Canadians have always formed their impressions of the Indian without much reference to actual Native people, and especially without hearing what Native people might have to say about … 58 $2.90 Add
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Celebrity Indians and Plastic Shamans

From: The Imaginary Indian, 1st Edition

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Non-native Canadians have always formed their impressions of the Indian without much reference to actual Native people, and especially without hearing what Native people might have to say about … 58 $2.90 Add
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The Verdict of the Antigone

From: Antigone v. Creon

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Discussion of the verdict, not as a jurisprudential conclusion about justice in the abstract sense, but rather as an ambiguous observation about what has transpired. 17 $1.70 Add
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Antigone

English Translation with Stage Directions and Notes

From: Antigone v. Creon

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An English translation of the text of the play, plus notes. 130 $13.00 Add