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Sketches of the nineteenth century : European journalism and its physiologies, 1830-50

Author: Martina Lauster
Publisher: Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
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"Taking issue with Walter Benjamin's critique of the flaneur and of feuilleton writing about the city, this new study reveals the central significance of metropolitan sketches within nineteenth-century culture. As a dynamic form of cognition, sketches transform models of visual and printed media (panorama and encyclopedia) and of life science (physiology) into a kind of sociology, presenting a self-critique of the  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lauster, Martina.
Sketches of the nineteenth century.
Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007
(OCoLC)652123321
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Martina Lauster
ISBN: 0230518036 9780230518032
OCLC Number: 77116648
Description: xii, 366 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction : nineteenth-century sketches and the problem of Walter Benjamin's legacy --
1. The dynamic present : sketches and print media --
2. The mobile observer : sketches and optical media --
3. Physiology, zoology and the constitution of social types --
4. The devil in Europe : sketches and the moralist tradition --
5. Turning insides out : an anatomy of observation --
6. The panoramic order : piecing together the city --
7. The encyclopaedic order : reviewing the nation and the century --
Conclusion : sketches as a grammar of modernity.
Responsibility: Martina Lauster.
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This book discusses the visual and verbal city sketches which proliferated during the 'journalistic revolution' of the 1830s and 1840s. It shows how sketches transformed models of visual and printed  Read more...

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