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Aberrations of mourning

Author: Laurence A Rickels
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : [New ed.]View all editions and formats

Examining our unresolved relationship with death.


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Rickels, Laurence A.
Aberrations of mourning.
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 2011
(DLC) 2011013910
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Laurence A Rickels
ISBN: 9780816675951 0816675953 9780816676903 0816676909
OCLC Number: 929349513
Notes: "Originally published as Aberrations of Mourning: Writing on German Crypts (Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1988)"--Title page verso.
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 409 p)
Contents: Preface: Invitation to a ReprintingAberrations of MourningIntroduction1. Avuncular Structures (Sigmund Freud/Friedrich Nietzsche)2. The Fate of a Daughter (Gotthold Ephraim Lessing)3. The Father's Imprisonment (Wilelm Heinse)4. Necrofiliation (Antonin Artaud)5. Regulations for the Living Dead (Gottfried Keller)6. Burn Name Burn (Adalbert Stifter)7. Warm Brothers (Franz Kafka)8. Aristocriticism (Karl Kraus)9. The UnbornNotesIndex
Responsibility: Laurence A. Rickels.


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"This book shatters the iron collar of German Studies in America. Brilliant and articulate, Professor Rickels exercises a rigorous erudition over works ranging from Lessing to Artaud. It is as if Read more...

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