Reading Václav Havel
Author : David S. Danaher
Publisher : University of Toronto Press
Total Pages : 279
Release : 2015-01-01
ISBN 10 : 9781442649927
ISBN 13 : 1442649925
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Reading Václav Havel Book Description:

In Reading Václav Havel, David S. Danaher approaches Havel's remarkable body of work holistically, focusing on the language, images, and ideas which appear and reappear in the many genres in which Havel wrote.


Reading Václav Havel
Language: en
Pages: 279
Authors: David S. Danaher
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-01 - Publisher: University of Toronto Press

In Reading Václav Havel, David S. Danaher approaches Havel's remarkable body of work holistically, focusing on the language, images, and ideas which appear and
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Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Kieran Williams
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-15 - Publisher: Reaktion Books

Václav Havel claimed to want a quiet life dedicated to writing, but he lived exactly the opposite: as the most famous dissident—via his poetry, plays, and es
Political Action in Václav Havel's Thought
Language: en
Pages: 187
Authors: Delia Popescu
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Lexington Books

"This book explores the account of responsibility supported by the work of Vaclav Havel, anti-communist dissident, playwright, former President of the Czech Rep
The Political Thought of Václav Havel
Language: en
Pages: 197
Authors: Daniel Brennan
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-05 - Publisher: BRILL

This book explores the influences on the thought of Václav Havel and how Havel develops a unique political philosophy from these. This is informed from the phe
Mental Maps in the Era of Détente and the End of the Cold War 1968–91
Language: en
Pages: 271
Authors: Jonathan Wright
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-29 - Publisher: Springer

Mental Maps in the Era of Détente and the End of the Cold War recreates the way in which the revolutionary changes of the last phase of the Cold War were perce
A Study Guide for Vaclav Havel's
Language: en
Pages: 44
Authors: Cengage Learning Gale
Categories: Study Aids
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-25 - Publisher:

A Study Guide for Vaclav Havel's "The Memorandum," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Drama For Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character
Congressional Record
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: United States. Congress
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher:

Disturbing the Peace
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Vaclav Havel
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: Vintage

An intimate history of Czechoslovakia under communism; a meditation on the social and political role of art, and a triumphant statement of the values underlying
Critical Essays on Václav Havel
Language: en
Pages: 297
Authors: Marketa Goetz-Stankiewicz
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Twayne Publishers

A collection of critical essays on a Czech playwright and president, showing him from various perspectives. Contributions range from political analyses and hist
The Power of the Powerless
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Václav Havel
Categories: Civil rights
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-30 - Publisher:

Designed as an introduction to emergency management, this book includes pieces on: social, political, and fiscal aspects of risk management; land-use planning a