Fin-De-Siecle Vienna

Paperback $24.00

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

  • 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

Awards

Pulitzer Prize WINNER 1991

Praise

“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

Acknowledgments
Introduction

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

Index

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