Critical Analysis Of Hamlet

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Prince Hamlet is thirty years old, these thirty years being divided into two periods: the first covers the years of his life prior to his definitive return from Württemberg, where he studied (this period is not poeticised in the play, but can be understood based on the testimonies of the others); the second period starts with the death of his father, under the very unclear circumstances. Accordingly, his father 's death is considered a turning point for two reasons: it divides Hamlet 's life into “before” and “after”; it is also the focal spot of the entire conflict within a man, internal dilemma, a change in perception of the world and men, and, finally, the main reason for the tragic outcome of the drama.
Contrary to the barbaric nature of king Claudius and the courtiers, Hamlet is a man of a noble spirit, educated and subtle – he enjoys theatrical performances, poetry reading, and studying philosophy; he was a good swordsman, dressed in fashion, and characterized by sobriety, purity, youth and beauty. Living at the court, surrounded by attention and splendor, he idealizes the world. He is convinced that the world rests on the impeccable balance of good and evil, and, believing in the harmony of the outside world, he feels satisfaction, peace of mind, enthusiasm, inner harmony. In such circumstances, he is unaware of the efforts, problems, and misfortunes of an ordinary life and thus has no will to persist, make quick decisions and take action. His power of observation

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