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Precision and Soul

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Essays and Addresses by Robert Musil. Edited and translated by Burton Pike and David S. Luft. This edition published 1990.

"We do not have too much intellect and too little soul, but too little precision in matters of the soul." - Robert Musil, best known as author of the novel The Man without Qualities, wrote these essays in Vienna and Berlin between 1911 and 1937. Offering a perspective on modern society and intellectual life, they are concerned with the crisis of modern culture as it manifests itself in science and mathematics, capitalism and nationalism, the changing roles of women and writers, and more.

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Author(s):
Musil Robert
Condition:
Fair
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0226554082
ISBN-13:
9780226554082
Number of pages:
301
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Title:
Precision and Soul

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Essays and Addresses by Robert Musil. Edited and translated by Burton Pike and David S. Luft. This edition published 1990.

"We do not have too much intellect and too little soul, but too little precision in matters of the soul." - Robert Musil, best known as author of the novel The Man without Qualities, wrote these essays in Vienna and Berlin between 1911 and 1937. Offering a perspective on modern society and intellectual life, they are concerned with the crisis of modern culture as it manifests itself in science and mathematics, capitalism and nationalism, the changing roles of women and writers, and more.

Author(s):
Musil Robert
Condition:
Fair
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0226554082
ISBN-13:
9780226554082
Number of pages:
301
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Title:
Precision and Soul

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