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Modernity and crises of identity

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This is the English translation of the 1990 book in French. This remarkable and engaging book examines the intellectual and cultural life of turn-of-the-century Vienna, one of the most important centres of creativity in Europe. Le Rider goes beyond literary history to survey the mentalities, imaginative experiences, and structures of feeling which are peculiar to this place and this time. Elegant and richly documented, it will be welcomed by general readers as well as by students and researchers in a wide range of disciplines: European History, German Studies, Philosophy, Literature, and Psychoanalysis. vi+380 pages. Selected Bibliography of Works in English on pp 365-366; Index pp 367-380. Bound in black cloth on hard boards, with white lettering on the spine. Green dust jacket. Some rubbing to the dust jacket. In very good condition.

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Author(s):
Le Rider, Jacques
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
6 " x 9 1/4"
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0826406319
ISBN-13:
9780826406316
Number of pages:
380
Publisher:
Continuum
Title:
Modernity and crises of identity

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This is the English translation of the 1990 book in French. This remarkable and engaging book examines the intellectual and cultural life of turn-of-the-century Vienna, one of the most important centres of creativity in Europe. Le Rider goes beyond literary history to survey the mentalities, imaginative experiences, and structures of feeling which are peculiar to this place and this time. Elegant and richly documented, it will be welcomed by general readers as well as by students and researchers in a wide range of disciplines: European History, German Studies, Philosophy, Literature, and Psychoanalysis. vi+380 pages. Selected Bibliography of Works in English on pp 365-366; Index pp 367-380. Bound in black cloth on hard boards, with white lettering on the spine. Green dust jacket. Some rubbing to the dust jacket. In very good condition.

Author(s):
Le Rider, Jacques
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
6 " x 9 1/4"
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0826406319
ISBN-13:
9780826406316
Number of pages:
380
Publisher:
Continuum
Title:
Modernity and crises of identity

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