A historical study of the political and religious influences on the Alsatian language theatre
Gould, Terence (2006) A historical study of the political and religious influences on the Alsatian language theatre. PhD thesis, University of Warwick.
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The object of this thesis is to produce an academically rigorous historical study of the
political and religious influences on the Alsatian language theatre. To achieve this end,
four research targets were established, designed to produce Conclusions, the evidence of
research being listed in the Bibliography. The research targets were each to express a
part of the study, being:
- Political history and culture of the region.
- History and present political situation of the language.
- History and politics of the theatre in the language.
- Influence of the Church in the theatre in Alsace.
Additionally, the thesis includes an analysis five Alsatian plays which I feel embody the
spirit of the theatre in the language, as evidence of my assertions in meeting the research
|Item Type:||Thesis or Dissertation (PhD)|
|Subjects:||P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN2000 Dramatic representation. The Theater|
|Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH):||Theater -- France -- Alsace -- History, Theater -- Religious aspects, Theater -- Political aspects -- France -- Alsace, Alsace (France) -- History, Alsace (France) -- Politics and government|
|Official Date:||January 2006|
|Institution:||University of Warwick|
|Theses Department:||Centre for Translation and Comparative Cultural Studies|
|Supervisor(s)/Advisor:||Gilmore, John, 1956-|
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