Works Cited: Sociopolitical Worldview of George Bernard Shaw

Bentley, Eric. The Playwright As Thinker: A Study of Drama in Modern Times. Tenth edition. New York: The World Publishing Company, 1955. Print.

Besharati, M. & S. Anoosheh. “Shaw’s Concept of Marriage in Man and Superman:  A Critical Analysis.” International Journal of English Language & Translation Studies  5.1 (2017): 52-56. Print.

Board, FBC Editorial, ed. Man and Superman. By George Bernard Shaw. Dhaka: Friends Book Corner, 2014. Reprint.

Çakırtaş, Önder. “Bernard Shaw and Politics.” International Journal of Language Academy, vol. 3, no. 4, 15 Dec. 2015, pp. 340–348.

Sociopolitical Worldview of George Bernard Shaw
1. Abstract
2. Introduction: Shaw as a reformer of social, political and theatrical conventions
3. War is the Coward’s Art
4. Socialism as a Way to Achieve Political and Economic Freedom
5. Futility of Romantic Love
6. Presentations of Upper Class Society
7. Conventional Family and Marriage as a Hindrance for Reformation
8. Life Force, the Core Relation between Man and Woman
9. Hope in Evolution, or the Replacement of Man by Superman
10. Conclusion: Shaw advertised his doctrines on the problems of modern society
11. Works Cited

Carpenter, Charles A. “Sex Play Shaw’s Way: Man and Superman.” The Shaw Review, vol. 18, no. 2, May 1975, pp. 70–74.

Gassner, J. Bernard Shaw and the Making of the Modern Mind. In Warren, S. S. (Ed.), Bernard Shaw’s Plays. New York and London: W. W. Norton & Company. 1970. Print.

Gahan, Peter. Bernard Shaw and Beatrice Webb on poverty and equality in the modern world, 1905-1914. Palgrave Macmillan published by Springer Nature, 2017.

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Griffith, G. Socialism and Superior Brains: The Political Thought of Bernard Shaw. London and New York: Routledge. 1993. Print.

Gupta, S. C. Sen. The Art of Bernard Shaw. Sixth ed., A. Mukherjee & Co. Private Ltd. Calcutta., 1974. Print.

Jang, Keum-Hee. George Bernard Shaw’s Religion of Creative Evolution: A Study of Shavian Dramatic Works. Microform ed., ProQuest LLC, 2013.

Kakutani, Michiko. “G. B. Shaw and the Women in His Life and Art.” The New York Times, 27 Sept. 1981. URL: <>

McDonald, J. Shaw Among the Artists. In Mary L. (Ed.), A Companion to Modern British and Irish Drama, 1880-2005. Malden: Blackwell. 2006. Print.

Mukherjee, Tuhin, ed. Arms and the Man. By George Bernard Shaw. Dhaka: Friends Book Corner, 2010. Reprint.

Nforbin, Gerald Niba. Bernard Shaw’s Reconfiguration of Dramatic Genres as  Force-Fields in Socio-Cultural and New Aesthetic Criticism. First ed., The University of Giessen, 2009.  Print.

O’Neil, Patrick M., editor. Great World Writers Twentieth Century. First ed., vol. 10-13, Marshall Cavendish, 2004. Print.

Patel, Chirag M. “George Bernard Shaw- As an Iconoclast.” International Journal of Research (IJR), vol. 1, no. 9, Oct. 2014, pp. 451–455.

Pitt, St George Lane Fox. The Purpose of Education. First Paperback ed., Cambridge University Press, 2015.

Pourgharib, Behzad, and Mahmoud Soltani. “George Bernard Shaw as a Thematic Writer.” Journal of Language Sciences & Linguistics., vol. 2, no. 4, 2014, pp. 85–90.,

Purdom, C. B. A Guide to the Plays of Bernard Shaw. London: Methuen. 1963. Print.

Rainey, Lawrence, ed. The Annotated Waste Land with Eliot’s Contemporary Prose. By T. S. Eliot. New Haven and London: Second ed., Yale University Press, 2006. Print.

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Reflections, Rida’s. “19th Century Language portrayed in Bernard Shaw’s ‘Plays Pleasant’ – “Arms and the Man”. The World Through Rida’s Eyes, Blogger, 25 July 2013, 

Schopenhauer, Arthur. The World As Will And Idea. Ebook 38427, Seventh ed., vol. 1 4, Kegan         Paul, Trench, Trübner & Co., 1909,

Sengupta, Goutam. Myriad Minded Shaw: Perspectives on Shavian Drama: Politics,War and History. First ed., PHI Learning Private Limited Delhi, 2016.

Shaw, George Bernard. Arms and the Man. Ed. Tuhin Mukherjee. Dhaka: Friends Book Corner, 2010. Reprint.

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—, Major Critical Essays, The Quintessence of Ibsenism. The Perfect Wagnerite. The Sanity of Art. London, Constable and Company Limited, 1955. Print.

—, Man and Superman. Ed. FBC Editorial Board. Dhaka: Friends Book Corner, 2014. Reprint.

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Thomas, Francis-Noel. The Writer Writing: Philosophic acts in Literature. Princeton University Press, 2016.

Virgil. Virgil’s Aeneid. Edited by Charles W. Eliot. Translated by John Dryden, XIII, Cosimo Classics, New York, 1909.

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