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Postmodernism and the fin de siècle

Postmodernism and the fin de siècle

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Published by Winter in Heidelberg .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Postmodernism -- United States.,
    • Millennialism -- United States.,
    • Millennium (Eschatology),
    • American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • United States -- Civilization -- 1970-,
    • United States -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.,
    • United States -- Social conditions -- 1980-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Gerhard Hoffmann, Alfred Hornung.
      SeriesAmerican studies,, v. 81, American studies (Munich, Germany) ;, v. 81.
      ContributionsHoffmann, Gerhard, Dr. phil., Hornung, Alfred.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169.12 .P648 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 291 p. ;
      Number of Pages291
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3650017M
      ISBN 103825310442
      LC Control Number2002492234

      book. Still in all, a useful effort. Heavy duty and very important. Guided sometimes more by politics and theory than aesthetics. If you know that, what's not to want? Worked great for school. Poems for the Millennium: The University of California Book of Modern and Postmodern Poetry, Vol. 1: From Fin-de-Siecle to Negritude (v. The Coming Fin De Siècle 作者: Stjepan Mestrovic 出版社: Routledge 副标题: An Application of Durkheim's Sociology to Modernity and Postmodernism 出版年: 页数: 定价: GBP 装帧: Hardcover ISBN:

      Simmel and Durkheim as the First Sociologists of Modernity 5. Durkheim's Stand on the Fin De Siecle 6. The German Roots of Durkheim's Sociology 7. Ethics Based on the Mind Versus the Heart, Rationality Versus Compassion 8. Medjugorje, The Virgin Mary, and Modernity 9. Postmodern Deregulation and Economic Anomie This book examines fin de siècle tensions in 19th- and 20th-century children's literature from around the world. Each chapter is written by an expert contributor, and the volume ranges over a disparate variety of topics.

      "Gothic Metafiction: The Satanic Verses" published on 01 Jan by Brill | Rodopi. The University of California Book of Modern and Postmodern Poetry: From Fin-de-Siècle to Negritude. By Jerome Rothenberg (Editor), Pierre Joris (Editor) University of California Press, , pp. Publication Date: Novem Other Editions of This Title: Paperback (4/21/).


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Critics from Europe and the United States, all of them specialists in postmodern criticism, examine various approaches to the emotionally charged fin-de-siecle and millennial sentiments from the perspectives of various disciplines such as literary and cultural criticism, history, feminism, religious studies, philosophy, sociology, and theater.

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Back to the Future 2. Defining Modernity and Postmodernism 3. Durkheim’s Era: The Cult of Felling Versus the Cult of Reason 4. Simmel and Durkheim as the First Sociologists of Modernity 5. Durkheim’s Stand on the Fin De Siècle 6. The German Roots of Durkheim’s Sociology 7. Postmodernism > Congresses.

Postmodernism > Social aspects > United States > Congresses. American literature > 20th century > History and criticism > Congresses. First Published inthis book attempts to show the relevance of Durkheim’s sociology to the debate on modernity and postmodernism.

It does so by examining how Durkheim’s ideas can be applied to current social issues. The author argues that there are striking parallels between the social context of the s, when Durkheim began to publish in book form, and today.4/5(1).

English title: Postmodernism, fin-de-siècle The Postmodernism and the fin de siècle book debates postmodernism not only as an intellectual phenomenon, but above all as a socio-economic formation. Lee "The Coming Fin De Siècle An Application of Durkheim's Sociology to Modernity and Postmodernism" por Stjepan Mestrovic disponible en Rakuten Kobo.

First Published inthis book attempts to show the relevance of Durkheim’s sociology to. In four closely interwoven studies, Jeffrey Alexander identifies the central dilemma that provokes contemporary social theory and proposes a new way to resolve it.

The dream of reason that marked the previous fin de siècle foundered in the face of the cataclysms of the twentieth century, when war, revolution, and totalitarianism came to be seen as themselves products of reason. In response there emerged the profound skepticism about rationality that has so starkly defined the present fin de siècle.

From Wittgenstein through Rorty and postmodernism, relativism rejects the very possibility of universal standards, while for both positivism and neo-Marxists like Bourdieu, reductionism claims that ideas simply reflect. Postmodernism The Gothic and Postmodernism – At the Interface Gothic Literary Transformations: The Fin de Siecle and Modernism Part II: Analysing Gothic-postmodernism Introduction to Part II The Gothic-postmodernist Novel: Three Models Gothic Metafiction: The Satanic Verses Bulgakov’s The Master and Margarita Textual Terrors of the.

Postmodernism and the Fin de Siecle Edited by GERHARD HOFFMANN ALFRED HORNUNG Universitatsverlag Heidelberg. Table of Contents GERHARD HOFFMANN, ALFRED HORNUNG Preface vii HANS BERTENS In Defense of the Bourgeois Postmodern 1 ANDREAS HOFELE Ut Architectura Poesisl Or, The Limits of Interdisciplinarity Fin-de-Siècle Fictions, s- s focuses on fin-de-siècle British and postmodern American fictions of apocalypse and investigates the ways in which these narratives demonstrate shifts in the relations among modern discourses of power and knowledge.

Fin de siècle (French: [fɛ̃ də sjɛkl]) is a French term meaning "end of century", a term which typically encompasses both the meaning of the similar English idiom turn of the century and also makes reference to the closing of one era and onset of another.

The term is typically used to refer to the end of the 19th century. This period was widely thought to be a period of degeneracy. Fin-de-Siècle Fictions, s- s focuses on fin-de-siècle British and postmodern American fictions of apocalypse and investigates the ways in which these narratives demonstrate shifts in.

Cultural Politics at the Fin de Siècle scrutinises ways in which current conflicts of 'race', class, and gender have their origins in the cultural politics of the last fin de siècle, whose influence stretched from the s, when economic depression signalled the end of Britain's role as 'the workshop of the world', to when world war accelerated imperial decline.

Fin de siècle, (French: “end of the century”) of, relating to, characteristic of, or resembling the late 19th-century literary and artistic climate of sophistication, escapism, extreme aestheticism, world-weariness, and fashionable despair. When used in reference to literature, the term essentially.

In his The Coming Fin De Siècle () Mestrovic invites a reexamination of the state of society at the turn of the twenty-first century in light of the spirit of the previous fin de im, from whom Mestrovic draws most heavily, and other thinkers from the previous fin de siècle which was heavily soaked in Schopenhauers philosophy, insisted on the importance of the 4/5.

Postmodern literature is a form of literature that is characterized by the use of metafiction, unreliable narration, self-reflexivity, intertextuality, and which often thematizes both historical and political style of experimental literature emerged strongly in the United States in the s through the writings of authors such as Kurt Vonnegut, Thomas Pynchon, and John Barth.

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Everyday low Author: Stjepan Mestrovic. ‘Dated, fin-de-siècle symbolism is deader than a doornail (which at least doesn't rot), without the ghost of a chance at survival.’ ‘This strange mix of the generation of 's perpetual challenging of authority and the cool detachment of fin-de-siècle postmodern hip can find no meaning beyond the rejection of all the meanings mankind.

As we come to the end of the century, the entire vista of modern poetry has dramatically changed. Poems for the Millennium captures the essence of that change, and unlike any anthology available today, it reveals the revolutionary concepts at the very heart of twentieth-century poetry.

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