wex unit 2

studied byStudied by 141 people
5.0(7)
get a hint
hint

group

1 / 62

Tags & Description

Studying Progress

0%
New cards
63
Still learning
0
Almost done
0
Mastered
0
63 Terms
1
New cards

group

plays are a _____ experience

New cards
2
New cards

imitation reality

aristotle says art is an _______ of _______

New cards
3
New cards

foreshadowing

what hints about the outcome in tragedy but also just in literature in general

New cards
4
New cards

catharsis

purgatation of emotions

New cards
5
New cards

antecedent action

what explains prior action?

New cards
6
New cards

suspense

what maintains the audience/reader's interest?

New cards
7
New cards

climax

what is the point at which catastrophe is inevitable

New cards
8
New cards

reversal

the turning point in that triangle of tragedy

New cards
9
New cards

catastrophe

where everyone in a tragedy dies (literally or figuratively)

New cards
10
New cards

denouement

unraveling/untangling, answering questions so audience members understand

New cards
11
New cards

noble/high

characteristic of a tragic hero: _________ birth

New cards
12
New cards

hamartia

flaw/error in judgement, such as hubris, which is excessive pride (it's the greek term i think)

New cards
13
New cards

paripeteia

reversal of fortune brought about by error in judgement (the greek term)

New cards
14
New cards

anagnorisis

the recognition that the reversal of fortune, or pariipetia, is a result of the hero's own actions

New cards
15
New cards

irony

the definition of ______ is incongruity or twist in meaning

New cards
16
New cards

verbal

_______ irony: context reveals that words said are the opposite of what is meant

New cards
17
New cards

situational

__________ irony: discrepancy between what is expected and what actually happens

New cards
18
New cards

dramatic

________ irony: discrepancy between what the audience/reader knows versus what the character(s) know

New cards
19
New cards

socratic

_______ irony: character/speaker pretends to be ignorant in order to expose another character's faulty logic

New cards
20
New cards

cosmic

_______ irony: gods/fate amuse themselves at our expense

New cards
21
New cards

romantic

_________ irony: writers create a serious mood only to make light of themselves (this is not in oedipus rex according to goodwin)

New cards
22
New cards

formal/logic

type of definition - term, class, differentiation

New cards
23
New cards

example

type of definition - showing what it is

New cards
24
New cards

etymology

type of definition - history of the word, tracing current meaning to original meaning

New cards
25
New cards

negation

type of definition - showing what it is NOT

New cards
26
New cards

synonym

type of definition - words that mean the same thing/similar

New cards
27
New cards

extended definition

text (such as a paragraph or essay) that explains nuanced or complex term, it draws on several approaches of definitions

New cards
28
New cards

synonym

definition for lamp: similar to a light or flashlight

New cards
29
New cards

formal/logical

definition for triangle: a triangle is a shape with three sides

New cards
30
New cards

etymology

definition for triangle: the word triangle could be traced back to the 14th century, the latin word triangulum, along with tri meaning 3

New cards
31
New cards

example

definition for triangle: a drawing of a triangle

New cards
32
New cards

negation

definition for a triangle: drawing of a square and a circle

New cards
33
New cards

id

which psychic zone is totally in subconscious and is just trying to fulfill desire

New cards
34
New cards

superego

which psychic zone is really trying to regulate the id based on the ideas of what is socially acceptable

New cards
35
New cards

ego

which psychic zone is in both conscious and unconscious and tries to control the superego and the id

New cards
36
New cards

dreams

what, according to freud, reveals the id's repressed desires

New cards
37
New cards

conscious

in the freud iceberg (the iceberg being the mind), what is above the water?

New cards
38
New cards

id

what zone of the human psyche lacks rational thought?

New cards
39
New cards

sublimation

which defense mechanism - turning unpleasant emotions to something positive

New cards
40
New cards

regression

which defense mechanism - using an earlier way of coping, like a child

New cards
41
New cards

repression

which defense mechanism - "purposely" forgetting something, often a traumatic event

New cards
42
New cards

denial

which defense mechanism - refusing to believe something is true

New cards
43
New cards

projection

which defense mechanism - attributing unacceptable thoughts to others, thinking and accusing that they are what you are

New cards
44
New cards

reaction formation

which defense mechanism - doing the opposite, even exaggerated, of what you want to do

New cards
45
New cards

displacement

which defense mechanism - doing what you actually want to do to someone/thing to someone/thing else

New cards
46
New cards

rationalization

which defense mechanism - explain unconscious reasons away in ways that make sense but are not true, justifying your actions

New cards
47
New cards

sublimation

example of which defense mechanism - elanor feels angry but channels her feelings into playing aggressively for the rugby team

New cards
48
New cards

rationalization

example of which defense mechanism - emma's car breaks down but she doesn't want to tell anyone why she is riding her bike, so she says it's because it's better for the environment

New cards
49
New cards

reaction formation

example of which defense mechanism - silvia unconsciously feels angry and jealous of her sister because she thinks her sister is her mother’s favorite. She starts to be very sweet to her sister and do a lot of nice things for her

New cards
50
New cards

displacement

example of which defense mechanism - philipp feels angry with his parents so he keeps getting into arguments with people at school

New cards
51
New cards

repression

example of which defense mechanism - ellie isn’t aware of feeling upset but finds she keeps bursting into tears

New cards
52
New cards

denial

example of which defense mechanism - ayla is finding it increasingly difficult to see things clearly but refuses to admit she needs glasses.

New cards
53
New cards

projection

example of which defense mechanism - addie wants people to pay her more attention, but accuses soren of always wanting to be the center of attention.

New cards
54
New cards

regression

example of which defense mechanism - nina is feeling very worried about an upcoming bio test so she starts carrying around an old stuffed animal

New cards
55
New cards

anal

which psychosexual stage has to do with toilet training?

New cards
56
New cards

oral

which psychosexual stage has to do with breast feeding?

New cards
57
New cards

phallic

which psychosexual stage has to do with the oedipus/electra complex?

New cards
58
New cards

latency/NA

which psychosexual stage has to do with gender identity?

New cards
59
New cards

genital

which psychosexual stage has to do with genitals and competency?

New cards
60
New cards

okay

if anyone wants to give me flaschard ideas for oedipus rex please email them to claudia licht bc i do not really know what's going on in that play or movie or notes (PLEASE!!!)

New cards
61
New cards

Ekklesia

Athen’s main governing body and made the most important decisions - laws, war, foreign policy

New cards
62
New cards

The Boule

a council made up of 500 men (50 from each of the 10 Athenian tribes)

New cards
63
New cards

The Dikasteria

court, made up of 500 men over 30 years old, chosen by lottery

New cards

Explore top notes

note Note
studied byStudied by 10 people
Updated ... ago
5.0 Stars(1)
note Note
studied byStudied by 21 people
Updated ... ago
5.0 Stars(1)
note Note
studied byStudied by 9 people
Updated ... ago
5.0 Stars(1)
note Note
studied byStudied by 2 people
Updated ... ago
5.0 Stars(1)
note Note
studied byStudied by 39 people
Updated ... ago
5.0 Stars(1)
note Note
studied byStudied by 4 people
Updated ... ago
5.0 Stars(1)
note Note
studied byStudied by 9 people
Updated ... ago
5.0 Stars(1)
note Note
studied byStudied by 56 people
Updated ... ago
5.0 Stars(1)

Explore top flashcards

flashcards Flashcard34 terms
studied byStudied by 18 people
Updated ... ago
5.0 Stars(1)
flashcards Flashcard113 terms
studied byStudied by 55 people
Updated ... ago
5.0 Stars(2)
flashcards Flashcard147 terms
studied byStudied by 23 people
Updated ... ago
5.0 Stars(2)
flashcards Flashcard307 terms
studied byStudied by 4 people
Updated ... ago
5.0 Stars(2)
flashcards Flashcard73 terms
studied byStudied by 30 people
Updated ... ago
5.0 Stars(1)
flashcards Flashcard36 terms
studied byStudied by 16 people
Updated ... ago
5.0 Stars(1)
flashcards Flashcard30 terms
studied byStudied by 126 people
Updated ... ago
5.0 Stars(1)
flashcards Flashcard398 terms
studied byStudied by 467 people
Updated ... ago
5.0 Stars(4)