Walewein ende Keye and the Strategies of Honor

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This close reading of Walewein ende Keye focuses on its symbolic economy of honor and shame in the light of anthropological work by Pierre Bourdieu and others, arguing that Gawain and Kay exemplify contrary approaches to the competition for honor. (AP).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)55-78
Number of pages24
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - May 2007


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