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The Resource A Gorgon's mask : the mother in Thomas Mann's fiction, Lewis A. Larson

A Gorgon's mask : the mother in Thomas Mann's fiction, Lewis A. Larson

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A Gorgon's mask : the mother in Thomas Mann's fiction
Title
A Gorgon's mask
Title remainder
the mother in Thomas Mann's fiction
Statement of responsibility
Lewis A. Larson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The thesis of A Gorgon's mask: The Mother in Thomas Mann's Fiction depends upon three psychoanalytic concepts: Freud's early work on the relationship between the infant and its mother and on the psychology of artistic creation, Annie Reich's analysis of the grotesque-comic sublimation, and Edmund Bergler's analysis of writer's block. Mann's crisis of sexual anxiety in late adolescence is presented as the defining moment for his entire artistic life. In the throes of that crisis he included a sketch of a female as Gorgon in a book that would not escape his mother's notice. But to defend himself
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lawson, Lewis A
Dewey number
838.912
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PT2625.A44
LC item number
Z73297 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • W1
  • WZ 330
NLM item number
  • PS394M no.12 2005
  • L425g 2005
Series statement
Psychoanalysis and culture
Series volume
12
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mann, Thomas
  • Mann, Thomas
  • Mothers in literature
  • Grotesque in literature
  • Mann, Thomas
  • Medicine in Literature
  • Mothers
  • Psychoanalytic Theory
  • Mann, Thomas
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Grotesque in literature
  • Mothers in literature
  • Psychology
Label
A Gorgon's mask : the mother in Thomas Mann's fiction, Lewis A. Larson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of Contents; Acknowledgements; I. Introduction; II. Early Works; III. The Magic Mountain; IV. Mann meets Freud; V. Joseph and His Brothers; VI. Doctor Faustus; VII. The Holy Sinner; VIII. Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Control code
60157366
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (435 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789401201827
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)60157366
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
A Gorgon's mask : the mother in Thomas Mann's fiction, Lewis A. Larson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of Contents; Acknowledgements; I. Introduction; II. Early Works; III. The Magic Mountain; IV. Mann meets Freud; V. Joseph and His Brothers; VI. Doctor Faustus; VII. The Holy Sinner; VIII. Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Control code
60157366
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (435 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789401201827
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)60157366
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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