Homer and the question of strife from Erasmus to Hobbes / Jessica Wolfe.Material type: TextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Toronto : University of Toronto Press, Copyright date: ©2015Description: 1 online resource (xv, 607 pages) : illustrations.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781442622678; 1442622679.Subject(s): Homer -- Appreciation | Homer -- Influence | Homer -- Translations | Homer -- Criticism and interpretation | Epic poetry, Greek -- History and criticism | Social conflict in literatureGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Homer and the question of strife from Erasmus to Hobbes.DDC classification: 883/.01 LOC classification: PA4037.A2 | .W777 2015Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Homer, Erasmus, and the problem of strife -- The remedy of contraries : Melanchthon, Rabelais, and epic parody -- Spenser, Homer, and the mythography of strife. Part 1 : the concatenation of virtue -- Part 2 : the two faces of Atê -- Chapman's ironic Homer -- The razor's edge : Homer, Milton, and the problem of deliberation. Part 1 : the razor's edge -- Part 2 : moral horizons : Milton's Horai -- Hobbe's Homer and the idols of the Agora -- Epilogue : the Homeric contest from Vico to Arendt.
Description based on print version record.
Wolfe's transnational and multilingual study is a landmark work in the study of classical reception that has a great deal to offer to anyone examining the literary, political, and intellectual life of early modern Europe.