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ERIC Number: EJ598953
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0889-3675
Existential Motifs in Medieval Poetry: Insights on Therapeutic Practice from Dante's "Divine Comedy."
Corrie, Sarah
Journal of Poetry Therapy, v13 n1 p3-16 Fall 1999
Examines the four existential realities of isolation, meaninglessness, death, and freedom as a framework for understanding Dante's "Divine Comedy." Argues that studying this text and its metaphors offers an enriched understanding of the dilemmas of human existence which can refine the understanding of the therapeutic relationship. Suggests ways Dante's framework can guide the therapeutic process. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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Language: English
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