Germany at the fin de siecle : culture, politics, and ideas /
edited by Suzanne Marchand and David Lindenfeld.
Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, c2004.
ix, 330 p.
0807129798 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, c2004.
0807129798 (hardcover : alk. paper)
general note
Papers from a conference held at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge in September 2000.
catalogue key
Includes bibliographical references and index.
A Look Inside
Table of Contents
Germany at the fin de siecle : an introductionp. 1
Max Weber's liberalismp. 35
From retributive justice to social defense : penal reform in fin-de-siecle Germanyp. 59
Patriarchy and its discontents : the debate on the origins of the family in the German-speaking world, 1860-1930p. 81
"Sexualkrise und Rasse" : feminist eugenics at the fin de sieclep. 102
Arnold Bocklin and the problem of German modernismp. 129
Stefan George and androgynyp. 167
Death in Florence : Thomas Mann and the ideologies of Renaissancismus at the fin de sieclep. 186
"Am I allowed to amuse myself here?" : the German bourgeoisie confronts early filmp. 227
A world of their own? : bourgeois encounters in Berlin's Jargon theaters, 1890-1920p. 250
Two antimodern master narratives : Jung and Heideggerp. 287
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