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Tyrant or victim?

Alice Renton

Tyrant or victim?

a history of the British governess

by Alice Renton

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Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Governesses -- Great Britain -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-207) and index.

      StatementAlice Renton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC41 .R47 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination214 p. :
      Number of Pages214
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1665306M
      ISBN 100297811681
      LC Control Number91230975

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        Fear of being a victim. It feels like a lot of shame. Want to hide from showing myself as a victim. I should be stronger and prouder than being a victim. Desire to be a tyrant: Being a tyrant is totally justified towards someone who has victimized me or others. I get to feel powerful if I’m being a tyrant. Fear of being a tyrant. I've seen the Shakespeare play Julius Caesar interpreted in two different ways (by people with different social and political views, naturally). either Caesar as a power-mad tyrant who got his comeuppance, and Brutus and Cassius as freedom fighters sadly defeated by Caesar's former lackeys who now sought power themselves;; or Caesar as a martyr murdered before his time, and Brutus and Cassius.


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