Description - Melancholy and Culture by Roger Bartra
Focuses on the subject of 'melancholy madness' in Spain. This work demonstrates that the subject of melancholy in the Spanish Golden Age is an indispensable link in a chain which may help us to understand the appearance of sadness and malcontent in Europe at the dawn of modernity.
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(216mm x 138mm x mm)
University of Wales Press
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Author Biography - Roger Bartra
Professor Roger Bartra is Emeritus Research Fellow at the Instituto de Investigaciones Sociales, UNAM, Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico. He has written several monographs in English for a number of North American University Presses, as well as publishing widely in Spanish.