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Narcissism and paranoia in the age of Goethe

Author: Alexander Mathäs
Publisher: Newark : University of Delaware Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This is the first book-length study that examines how literary narcissism in the Age of Goethe intersects with concepts of creativity, language, gender, and national identity, and how major German writers of this period anticipate the formation of what today is recognized as the Freudian concept of narcissism" "The study shows that the narcissistic scenario was particularly attractive to eighteenth-century authors
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Mathäs
ISBN: 9780874130140 087413014X
OCLC Number: 175286416
Description: 255 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Aesthetic narcissism and the bourgeois self. Herder's notion of the male self ; Subjectivity and eighteenth-century semiotics ; Outline of chapters --
Self-observation and bourgeois art --
Body, mind, and soul --
Mapping the German body --
Male desire in Sturm und Drang drama --
Paranoia, gender, and the bourgeois artist --
From self-perfection to self-delusion --
A doppelgänger in the family --
Narcissism and cloning.
Responsibility: Alexander Mathäs.
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