Pygmalion and Galatea

This title was published in 2001. Pygmalion and Galatea presents an account of the development of the Pygmalion story from its origins in early Greek myth until the twentieth century. It focuses on the use of the story in nineteenth-century British literature, exploring gender issues, the nature of artistic creativity and the morality of Greek art.

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  • Author : Essaka Joshua
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Pages : 238 pages
  • ISBN : 135174884X
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Pygmalion and Galatea

Pygmalion and Galatea
  • Author : Essaka Joshua
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 10 September 2021
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This title was published in 2001. Pygmalion and Galatea presents an account of the development of the Pygmalion story from its origins in early Greek myth until the twentieth century. It focuses on the use of the story in nineteenth-century British literature, exploring gender issues, the nature of artistic creativity and the morality of Greek art.

Pygmalion Illustrated

Pygmalion Illustrated
  • Author : George Bernard Shaw
  • Publisher : Independently Published
  • Release : 23 August 2021
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Pygmalion is a play by George Bernard Shaw, named after a Greek mythological figure. It was first presented on stage to the public in 1913.

Calvino and the Pygmalion Paradigm

Calvino and the Pygmalion Paradigm
  • Author : Bridget Tompkins
  • Publisher : Troubador Publishing Ltd
  • Release : 28 June 2015
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Calvino and the Pygmalion Paradigm: Fashioning the Feminine in I nostri antenati and Gli amori difficili is the first book-length analysis of the representation of the feminine in Calvino’s fiction. Using the structural umbrella of the Pygmalion paradigm and using feminist interpretative techniques, this book offers interesting alternative readings of two of Calvino’s important early narrative collections. The Pygmalion paradigm concerns the creation by a male ‘artist’ of a feminine ideal and highlights the artificiality and narcissistic desire

Pygmalion’s Chisel

Pygmalion’s Chisel
  • Author : Tracy M. Hallstead
  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Release : 20 May 2013
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Pygmalion’s Chisel: For Women Who Are “Never Good Enough,” by Tracy M. Hallstead, examines the enduring critical presence in contemporary Western culture that scrutinizes, critiques, and sizes women down in their daily lives, despite rights gained through the centuries. Pygmalion was the ancient mythical sculptor who believed that all women were essentially flawed. He therefore endeavored to chisel to perfection a statue of a woman he called “Galatea.” Like the perpetually carved and perfected Galatea, women labor under Western

Pygmalion’s Power

Pygmalion’s Power
  • Author : Thomas E. A. Dale
  • Publisher : Penn State Press
  • Release : 29 January 2020
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Pushed to the height of its illusionistic powers during the first centuries of the Roman Empire, sculpture was largely abandoned with the ascendancy of Christianity, as the apparent animation of the material image and practices associated with sculpture were considered both superstitious and idolatrous. In Pygmalion’s Power, Thomas E. A. Dale argues that the reintroduction of architectural sculpture after a hiatus of some seven hundred years arose with the particular goal of engaging the senses in a Christian religious

Pygmalion's Spectacles

Pygmalion's Spectacles
  • Author : Stanley G. Weinbaum
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 21 April 2016
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Here is the story that presented virtual reality to the world. Dan Berk meets an Elfin professor who has invented a pair of goggles that allow the wearer to enter completely into the action of a story. Sometimes it can be hard to remember that it isn't real, or is it?

Pygmalion

Pygmalion
  • Author : Bernard Shaw
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 03 August 2020
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This play is based on the Greek myth of Pygmalion. It tells the story of Henry Higgins, a professor of phonetics based on phonetician Henry Sweet, who makes a bet with his friend Colonel Pickering that he can successfully pass off a Cockney flower girl, Eliza Doolittle, as a refined society lady by teaching her how to speak with an upper class accent and training her in etiquette. In the process, Higgins and Doolittle grow close, but she ultimately rejects

Pygmalion in the Classroom

Pygmalion in the Classroom
  • Author : Robert Rosenthal,Lenore Jacobson
  • Publisher : Crown House Publishing
  • Release : 01 July 2022
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This reissue of a classic book (the first edition of which sold 50,000 copies) explores the 'Pygmalion phenomenon', the self-fulfilling prophecy embedded in teachers' expectations.

Pygmalion & Other Plays

Pygmalion & Other Plays
  • Author : George Bernard Shaw
  • Publisher : Macmillan Collector's Library
  • Release : 06 April 2021
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George Bernard Shaw wrote more than sixty plays and this new volume brings three of his comedies together in one volume - each one is witty, entertaining and has embedded into it Shaw’s intense concerns about poverty, class and inequality. Part of the Macmillan Collector’s Library; a series of stunning, clothbound, pocket sized classics with gold foiled edges and ribbon markers. These beautiful books make perfect gifts or a treat for any book lover. This edition has a

New Perspectives on Robert Graves

New Perspectives on Robert Graves
  • Author : Patrick J. Quinn
  • Publisher : Susquehanna University Press
  • Release : 01 July 1999
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"The book is organized around five distinct themes that include studies on Graves's own literary criticism, offer new insights into his poetry, produce commentary on his often overlooked fictional output, make some reflections on the origins and importance of his White Goddess, and examine some literary crosscurrents that have pollinated Graves's work."--BOOK JACKET.

The Pygmalion Effect

The Pygmalion Effect
  • Author : Jeremy Blanchette
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release : 30 September 2006
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The Pygmalion Effect takes place in the year 2104 CE when genetically-enhanced intelligence has split the world into two classes, the rich and the poor. The young protagonist, Corbin, lives on the burned out streets of Boston, barely scraping by for food and shelter. Through manipulation, infiltration, and pure genius, he must fight back against the system and try to dismantle a massive plot aimed at killing his people in an attempt to cleanse the world of all non-enhanced beings.