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Ideology in Britten's Operas

Ideology in Britten's Operas

  • Author: Harper-Scott, J. P. E.
The author is interested in Britten's ideology and studies this by focusing on the origins, nature, and structure of the ideas in the operas. Recommended. Graduate students, researchers, faculty,... More…



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  • Part I . Mappa Mundi:
  • 1. Defining ideology;
  • 2. Ideological narratives;
  • Part II . The Ship of State:
  • 3. From manifest violence to its historical sediment;
  • 4. The occultation of history;
  • Part III . New World:
  • 5. Women and children;
  • 6. A shadow falls on castle walls.