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FIN-DE-SIECLE VIENNA by Carl E. Schorske


FIN-DE-SIECLE VIENNA by Carl E. Schorske
Dec 12, 1980 | 432 Pages
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“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


Pulitzer Prize AWARD 1981

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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