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The Resource Heights of reflection : mountains in the German imagination from the Middle Ages to the twenty-first century, edited by Sean Ireton and Caroline Schaumann

Heights of reflection : mountains in the German imagination from the Middle Ages to the twenty-first century, edited by Sean Ireton and Caroline Schaumann

Label
Heights of reflection : mountains in the German imagination from the Middle Ages to the twenty-first century
Title
Heights of reflection
Title remainder
mountains in the German imagination from the Middle Ages to the twenty-first century
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sean Ireton and Caroline Schaumann
Title variation
Mountains in the German imagination from the Middle Ages to the twenty-first century
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
E7B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Ireton, Sean Moore
  • Schaumann, Caroline
Series statement
Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture
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  • German literature
  • Philosophy of nature
  • Mountains in literature
  • Mountains in motion pictures
  • Literature and society
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY COLLECTIONS
  • German literature
  • Literature and society
  • Mountains in literature
  • Mountains in motion pictures
  • Philosophy of nature
  • Germany
Label
Heights of reflection : mountains in the German imagination from the Middle Ages to the twenty-first century, edited by Sean Ireton and Caroline Schaumann
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Terra incognita? Mountains in medieval and early modern German literature / Albrecht Classen -- From meadows to mountaintops: Albrecht von Haller's "Die Alpen" / Caroline Schaumann -- Interlude: geo-poetics: the Alpine sublime in art and literature, 1779-1860 / Anthony Ozturk -- Time and narrative in the mountain sublime around 1800 / Sean Franzel -- Faust's mountains: an ecocritical reading of Goethe's tragedy and science / Heather I. Sullivan -- Spectacular scenery and slippery descents: narrating the mountains of tropical Polynesia / Sabine Wilke / Fascinating voids: Alexander von Humboldt and the myth of chimborazo / Oliver Lubrich -- From eros to Thanatos: hiking and spelunking in Ludwig Tieck's Der Runenberg / Peter Arnds -- Geology, mountaineering, and self-formation in Adalbert Stifter's der Nachsommer / Sean Ireton -- "An apparition from Another World": the mountains of the moon and Kilimanjaro from the perspective of nineteenth-century Germany / Christof Hamann -- Leaving the summit behind: tracking biographical and philosophical pathways in Richard Strauss's Eine Alpensinfonie / Peter Ḧöyng -- Elevation and insight: Thomas Mann's der Zauberberg -- Johannes Türk -- "Essence of the Alpine world is struggle": strategies of gesundung in Arnold Fanck's early mountain films -- Wilfried Wilms -- "Mountain of destiny": the filmic legacy of Nanga Parbat / Harald Höbusch -- Spatial orientation and embodied transcendence in Werner Herzog's mountain climbing films / Roger Cook -- W. G. Sebald's magic mountains / Scott Denham -- Conflicting ascents: inscriptions, cartographies, and disappearance in Christoph Ransmayr's der Fliegende Berg / Olaf Berwald
Control code
ocn802051271
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 395 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781571138262
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt600pz
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)802051271
Label
Heights of reflection : mountains in the German imagination from the Middle Ages to the twenty-first century, edited by Sean Ireton and Caroline Schaumann
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Terra incognita? Mountains in medieval and early modern German literature / Albrecht Classen -- From meadows to mountaintops: Albrecht von Haller's "Die Alpen" / Caroline Schaumann -- Interlude: geo-poetics: the Alpine sublime in art and literature, 1779-1860 / Anthony Ozturk -- Time and narrative in the mountain sublime around 1800 / Sean Franzel -- Faust's mountains: an ecocritical reading of Goethe's tragedy and science / Heather I. Sullivan -- Spectacular scenery and slippery descents: narrating the mountains of tropical Polynesia / Sabine Wilke / Fascinating voids: Alexander von Humboldt and the myth of chimborazo / Oliver Lubrich -- From eros to Thanatos: hiking and spelunking in Ludwig Tieck's Der Runenberg / Peter Arnds -- Geology, mountaineering, and self-formation in Adalbert Stifter's der Nachsommer / Sean Ireton -- "An apparition from Another World": the mountains of the moon and Kilimanjaro from the perspective of nineteenth-century Germany / Christof Hamann -- Leaving the summit behind: tracking biographical and philosophical pathways in Richard Strauss's Eine Alpensinfonie / Peter Ḧöyng -- Elevation and insight: Thomas Mann's der Zauberberg -- Johannes Türk -- "Essence of the Alpine world is struggle": strategies of gesundung in Arnold Fanck's early mountain films -- Wilfried Wilms -- "Mountain of destiny": the filmic legacy of Nanga Parbat / Harald Höbusch -- Spatial orientation and embodied transcendence in Werner Herzog's mountain climbing films / Roger Cook -- W. G. Sebald's magic mountains / Scott Denham -- Conflicting ascents: inscriptions, cartographies, and disappearance in Christoph Ransmayr's der Fliegende Berg / Olaf Berwald
Control code
ocn802051271
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 395 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781571138262
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt600pz
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)802051271

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