Narcissism, the family, and madness

a self-psychological study of Eugene O"Neill and his plays by Maria T. Miliora

Publisher: P. Lang in New York

Written in English
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  • United States

Subjects:

  • O"Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • O"Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953 -- Knowledge -- Psychology,
  • Literature and mental illness -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Domestic drama, American -- History and criticism,
  • Drama -- Psychological aspects,
  • Mentally ill in literature,
  • Narcissism in literature,
  • Family in literature,
  • Self in literature

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [157]-167) and index.

StatementMaria T. Miliora.
SeriesArtists and issues in the theatre,, v. 13
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3529.N5 Z72 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 175 p. ;
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL49975M
ISBN 100820448702
LC Control Number99053753

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