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The Resource The slave soul of Russia : moral masochism and the cult of suffering, Daniel Rancour-Laferriere

The slave soul of Russia : moral masochism and the cult of suffering, Daniel Rancour-Laferriere

Label
The slave soul of Russia : moral masochism and the cult of suffering
Title
The slave soul of Russia
Title remainder
moral masochism and the cult of suffering
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Rancour-Laferriere
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DCC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rancour-Laferriere, Daniel
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Self-destructive behavior
  • National characteristics, Russian
  • Masochism
  • Russia (Federation)
Label
The slave soul of Russia : moral masochism and the cult of suffering, Daniel Rancour-Laferriere
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-317) 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. Masochism and the Slave Image. What Is Russia? -- 2. Some Historical Highlights. Religious Masochism. Early Observers of Russian Masochism. The Slavophiles. Masochistic Tendencies among the Russian Intelligentsia. Masochism and Antimasochism. Recent Developments -- 3. Two Key Words in the Vocabulary of Russian Masochism. Smirenie. Sud'ba -- 4. Masochism in Russian Literature. Selected Masochistic Characters. Dmitrii Karamazov. Tat'iana Larina. Vasilii Grossman's Thousand-Year-Old Slave -- 5. Ontogeny and the Cultural Context. Clinical Developments since Freud. Is Masochism Gendered? The Masochist's Questionable Self and Unquestionable Other. Normalcy and Cultural Variation. The Swaddling Hypothesis Revisited -- 6. The Russian Fool and His Mother. A Surplus of Fools. Ivan the Fool. The Fool and His Mother -- 7. Is the Slave Soul of Russia a Gendered Object? Patriarchy Conceals Matrifocality. Ambivalence toward Mothers. Suffering Women. Suffering from Equality
Control code
980094038519
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 330 p
Isbn
9780814774588
Lccn
lc94038519
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The slave soul of Russia : moral masochism and the cult of suffering, Daniel Rancour-Laferriere
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-317) 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. Masochism and the Slave Image. What Is Russia? -- 2. Some Historical Highlights. Religious Masochism. Early Observers of Russian Masochism. The Slavophiles. Masochistic Tendencies among the Russian Intelligentsia. Masochism and Antimasochism. Recent Developments -- 3. Two Key Words in the Vocabulary of Russian Masochism. Smirenie. Sud'ba -- 4. Masochism in Russian Literature. Selected Masochistic Characters. Dmitrii Karamazov. Tat'iana Larina. Vasilii Grossman's Thousand-Year-Old Slave -- 5. Ontogeny and the Cultural Context. Clinical Developments since Freud. Is Masochism Gendered? The Masochist's Questionable Self and Unquestionable Other. Normalcy and Cultural Variation. The Swaddling Hypothesis Revisited -- 6. The Russian Fool and His Mother. A Surplus of Fools. Ivan the Fool. The Fool and His Mother -- 7. Is the Slave Soul of Russia a Gendered Object? Patriarchy Conceals Matrifocality. Ambivalence toward Mothers. Suffering Women. Suffering from Equality
Control code
980094038519
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 330 p
Isbn
9780814774588
Lccn
lc94038519
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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