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The Resource The Fin-de-siècle world, edited by Michael Saler

The Fin-de-siècle world, edited by Michael Saler

Label
The Fin-de-siècle world
Title
The Fin-de-siècle world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Saler
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This comprehensive and beautifully illustrated collection of essays conveys a vivid picture of a fascinating and hugely significant period in history, the Fin de Siècle. Featuring contributions from over forty international scholars, this book takes a thematic approach to a period of huge upheaval across all walks of life, and is truly innovative in examining the Fin de Siècle from a global perspective. The volume includes pathbreaking essays on how the period was experienced not only in Europe and North America, but also in China, Japan, the Middle East, Latin America, Africa, India, and else
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
909.81
Index
index present
LC call number
CB415
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Saler, Michael T.
Series statement
Routledge Worlds
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nineteenth century
  • Civilization, Modern
  • History, Modern
  • HISTORY
  • Civilization, Modern
  • History, Modern
  • Nineteenth century
  • Fin de siècle
  • Kultur
  • Gesellschaft
Label
The Fin-de-siècle world, edited by Michael Saler
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
PART I: OVERVIEWS; 1. Global literatures of Decadence; 2. The city and urban life; 3. The second industrial revolution; 4. The modernity of the fin de siècle; 5. Changing concepts and experiences of time and space -- PART II: PLACES; 6. France; 7. Britain; 8. Central Europe; 9. Russia; 10. Italy; 11. Spain; 12. The United States; 13. Canada; 14. Latin America; 15. Did China have a fin de siècle?; 16. Japan; 17. The Middle East; 18. India; 19. Africa -- PART III: POLITICS IN A NEW KEY; 20. The new nationalism; 21. The New Imperialism; 22. The New Politics of 'Higher Individualism' -- PART IV: MASS CULTURE; 23. Publishing; 24. Transports of speed; 25. Consumer culture and advertising -- PART V: DISCIPLINES; 26. The universities and the human sciences; 27. Philosophy; 28. The "new physics"; 29. Biology and eugenics; 30. Psychology and psychiatry; 31. Medicine -- PART VI: SELFHOOD; 32. Gender and sexuality; 33. Race and ethnicity -- PART VII: RELIGION AND SPIRITUALITY; 34. Secularism/atheism/agnosticism; 35. The Jewish fin de siècle; 36. Christianity; 37. Islam; 38. 2444 AN: Buddhism; 39. New Age fin de siècle -- PART VIII: AESTHETICS; 40. Music and the Gesamtkunstwerk; 41. The visual arts; 42. The cinema; 43. Scientific romance, fantasy and the supernatural; 44. Children's literature; 45. Realism
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 761 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781322327853
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
40024466782
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
664067
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn896794380
  • (OCoLC)896794380
Label
The Fin-de-siècle world, edited by Michael Saler
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
PART I: OVERVIEWS; 1. Global literatures of Decadence; 2. The city and urban life; 3. The second industrial revolution; 4. The modernity of the fin de siècle; 5. Changing concepts and experiences of time and space -- PART II: PLACES; 6. France; 7. Britain; 8. Central Europe; 9. Russia; 10. Italy; 11. Spain; 12. The United States; 13. Canada; 14. Latin America; 15. Did China have a fin de siècle?; 16. Japan; 17. The Middle East; 18. India; 19. Africa -- PART III: POLITICS IN A NEW KEY; 20. The new nationalism; 21. The New Imperialism; 22. The New Politics of 'Higher Individualism' -- PART IV: MASS CULTURE; 23. Publishing; 24. Transports of speed; 25. Consumer culture and advertising -- PART V: DISCIPLINES; 26. The universities and the human sciences; 27. Philosophy; 28. The "new physics"; 29. Biology and eugenics; 30. Psychology and psychiatry; 31. Medicine -- PART VI: SELFHOOD; 32. Gender and sexuality; 33. Race and ethnicity -- PART VII: RELIGION AND SPIRITUALITY; 34. Secularism/atheism/agnosticism; 35. The Jewish fin de siècle; 36. Christianity; 37. Islam; 38. 2444 AN: Buddhism; 39. New Age fin de siècle -- PART VIII: AESTHETICS; 40. Music and the Gesamtkunstwerk; 41. The visual arts; 42. The cinema; 43. Scientific romance, fantasy and the supernatural; 44. Children's literature; 45. Realism
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 761 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781322327853
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
40024466782
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
664067
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn896794380
  • (OCoLC)896794380

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