Role Playing and Identity: The Limits of Theatre as Metaphor

Indiana University Press (1982)

Abstract
"[Wilshire] establishes a phenomenology of theatre, a theory of enactment, and a theory of appearance, none of which American theatre... has ever had." —Performing Arts Journal "... Wilshire makes unique contributions to understanding major aspects of the human condition in its necessary search for selfhood." —Process Studies "It is one of the American classics." —Human Studies
Keywords Theater   Role playing   Identity   Phenomenology
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ISBN(s) 9780253205995     0253350255
DOI 10.2307/429719
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