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The Resource Philosophy and melancholy : Benjamin's early reflections on theater and language, Ilit Ferber, (electronic resource)

Philosophy and melancholy : Benjamin's early reflections on theater and language, Ilit Ferber, (electronic resource)

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Philosophy and melancholy : Benjamin's early reflections on theater and language
Title
Philosophy and melancholy
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Benjamin's early reflections on theater and language
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Ilit Ferber
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eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
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MiAaPQ
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Cultural memory in the present
Philosophy and melancholy : Benjamin's early reflections on theater and language, Ilit Ferber, (electronic resource)
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Philosophy and melancholy : Benjamin's early reflections on theater and language, Ilit Ferber, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-231) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Benjamin and Freud : at the juncture of melancholy loss -- Commitment and loyalty to the lost object -- The intentionless nature of truth -- Work and play : a view of melancholic productivity -- The Trauerspiel : reflections on the baroque -- Expressions of pain in the Trauerspiel -- The bombastic nature of expression in the Trauerspiel -- Pain and spectacle : the figure of the martyr -- Death and meaning : the figure of the ghost -- Language and loss : Benjamin's concept of expression -- Creation and loss : "on language as such" -- Lament : language and sadness -- The ghosts of language : "the task of the translator" -- The "epistemo-critical prologue" -- The "monad" : Leibniz and Benjamin -- The monads' configuration as a hierarchy -- A pre-established harmony : Benjamin's conception of truth as harmony -- Stimmung : philosophy and mood
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x, 241 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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remote

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