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The Resource Beasts of the modern imagination : Darwin, Nietzsche, Kafka, Ernst, & Lawrence, Margot Norris

Beasts of the modern imagination : Darwin, Nietzsche, Kafka, Ernst, & Lawrence, Margot Norris

Label
Beasts of the modern imagination : Darwin, Nietzsche, Kafka, Ernst, & Lawrence
Title
Beasts of the modern imagination
Title remainder
Darwin, Nietzsche, Kafka, Ernst, & Lawrence
Statement of responsibility
Margot Norris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Norris, Margot
Dewey number
809/.93384
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.M25
LC item number
N67 1985
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Literature, Modern
  • Comparative literature
  • Human beings
  • Anthropomorphism
  • Animals in literature
  • Mimesis in literature
  • Art, Modern
  • Literature and science
  • Psychoanalysis and literature
Label
Beasts of the modern imagination : Darwin, Nietzsche, Kafka, Ernst, & Lawrence, Margot Norris
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: The biocentric tradition -- 2. Darwin's reading of nature -- 3. Darwin, Nietzsche, Kafka, and the problem of mimesis -- 5. Nietzsche's Ecce homo: Behold the beast -- 6. Kafka's "Josefine": The animal as the negative site of narration -- 7. Max Ernst: The rhetorical beast of the visual arts -- 8. The ontology of D. H. Lawrence's St. Mawr -- 9. The animal and violence in Hemingway's Death in the afternoon -- 10. Conclusion: The biocentric tradition in context
Control code
11210362
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 265 pages
Isbn
9780801832529
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
84021320
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)718073
Label
Beasts of the modern imagination : Darwin, Nietzsche, Kafka, Ernst, & Lawrence, Margot Norris
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: The biocentric tradition -- 2. Darwin's reading of nature -- 3. Darwin, Nietzsche, Kafka, and the problem of mimesis -- 5. Nietzsche's Ecce homo: Behold the beast -- 6. Kafka's "Josefine": The animal as the negative site of narration -- 7. Max Ernst: The rhetorical beast of the visual arts -- 8. The ontology of D. H. Lawrence's St. Mawr -- 9. The animal and violence in Hemingway's Death in the afternoon -- 10. Conclusion: The biocentric tradition in context
Control code
11210362
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 265 pages
Isbn
9780801832529
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
84021320
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)718073

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