A Clash of Critics - Scholarly Criticism About A Song of Ice and Fire

Calculating Innocence Versus Threat: A Philosophy of Oathkeeping (Eddard II, AGoT)

December 2, 2020

In this episode we ask what it means to be an honourable person and consider the normative weight of oaths in Eddard II. 

 

Mentioned in this episode:

  • Hahn, D. 2012, "The death of Lord Stark: The perils of idealism,"in H. Jacoby (ed.), Game of Thrones and philosophy. Logic cuts deeper than swords, Wiley.
  • Schulzke, M. 2012, "Playing the Game of Thrones: some lessons from Machiavelli," in H. Jacoby (ed.), Game of Thrones and philosophy. Logic cuts deeper than swords, Wiley.

 

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