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The Resource Cause and effect in Beowulf : motivation and driving forces behind words and deeds, Martin Puhvel

Cause and effect in Beowulf : motivation and driving forces behind words and deeds, Martin Puhvel

Label
Cause and effect in Beowulf : motivation and driving forces behind words and deeds
Title
Cause and effect in Beowulf
Title remainder
motivation and driving forces behind words and deeds
Statement of responsibility
Martin Puhvel
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Cause and Effect in "Beowulf" traces the mental processes governing the characters in the highly dramatic epic poem Beowulf. The book focuses on the driving forces underlying the characters' actions, words, and attitudes, with special attention paid to Beowulf's zealous pursuit of heroic glory."--Jacket
Cataloging source
UBY
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1933-2016
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Puhvel, Martin
Index
index present
LC call number
PR1585
LC item number
.P85 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beowulf
  • Epic poetry, English (Old)
  • Motivation (Psychology) in literature
  • Monsters in literature
  • Dragons in literature
  • Heroes in literature
Label
Cause and effect in Beowulf : motivation and driving forces behind words and deeds, Martin Puhvel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 111-114) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • V.
  • The celebration of triumph
  • VI.
  • Crisis renewed
  • VII.
  • The pursuit of glory
  • VIII.
  • The underwater foray
  • IX.
  • Return and renewed celebration
  • I.
  • X.
  • "Hail and farewell!"
  • XI.
  • The triumphant return home
  • XII.
  • The last challenge
  • XIII.
  • Beowulf's final fight
  • XIV.
  • The religious duality
  • Brave men on a beach
  • XV.
  • Where the paths of glory lead
  • II.
  • The meeting of hero and king
  • III.
  • The banquet of the verbal duel
  • IV.
  • The unconventional combat
Control code
62457859
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 119 pages
Isbn
9780761831891
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005926023
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Cause and effect in Beowulf : motivation and driving forces behind words and deeds, Martin Puhvel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 111-114) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • V.
  • The celebration of triumph
  • VI.
  • Crisis renewed
  • VII.
  • The pursuit of glory
  • VIII.
  • The underwater foray
  • IX.
  • Return and renewed celebration
  • I.
  • X.
  • "Hail and farewell!"
  • XI.
  • The triumphant return home
  • XII.
  • The last challenge
  • XIII.
  • Beowulf's final fight
  • XIV.
  • The religious duality
  • Brave men on a beach
  • XV.
  • Where the paths of glory lead
  • II.
  • The meeting of hero and king
  • III.
  • The banquet of the verbal duel
  • IV.
  • The unconventional combat
Control code
62457859
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 119 pages
Isbn
9780761831891
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005926023
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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