Fin-De-Siecle Vienna

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Vintage | Feb 01, 2012 | 432 Pages | ISBN 9780307814517

  • Paperback$24.00

    Vintage | Dec 12, 1980 | 432 Pages | 6-1/8 x 9-1/4 | ISBN 9780394744780

  • Ebook$16.99

    Vintage | Feb 01, 2012 | 432 Pages | ISBN 9780307814517


Pulitzer Prize WINNER 1991


“Not only is it a splendid exploration of several aspects of early modernism in their political context; it is an indicator of how the discipline of intellectual history is currently practiced by its most able and ambitious craftsmen.” –David A. Hollinger

Table Of Contents


I. Politics and the Psyche: Schnitzler and Hofmannstahl

II. The Ringstrasse, Its Critics, and the Birth of Urban Modernism

III. Politics in a New Key: An Austrian Trio

IV. Politics and Patricide in Freud’s Interpretation of Dreams

V. Gustav Klimt: Painting and the Crisis of the Liberal Ego

VI. The Transformation of the Garden

VII. Explosions in the Garden: Kokoschka and Schoenberg


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