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The Resource Prosaic desires : modernist knowing, boredom, laughter and anticipation, Sara Crangle

Prosaic desires : modernist knowing, boredom, laughter and anticipation, Sara Crangle

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Prosaic desires : modernist knowing, boredom, laughter and anticipation
Title
Prosaic desires
Title remainder
modernist knowing, boredom, laughter and anticipation
Statement of responsibility
Sara Crangle
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Exploring a variety of everyday human longings as they arise in modernist fiction, this book poses a direct challenge to psychoanalytic criticism that characterises desire as sexual or powerful in nature. Using continental philosophy as its framework, Prosaic Desires contends that human longings are as endless in kind as they are in manifestation. As philosophy moved into the twentieth century, there was a discernible shift in emphasis from individual wilfulness to the role of the other in desire. In examining this historical trajectory, Prosaic Desires considers Schopenhauer, Nietzsche, and H
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Crangle, Sara
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Modernism (Literature)
  • Psychoanalysis and literature
  • Desire in literature
  • TRAVEL
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Desire in literature
  • Modernism (Literature)
  • Psychoanalysis and literature
  • Verlangen
  • Moderne
  • Literatur
Label
Prosaic desires : modernist knowing, boredom, laughter and anticipation, Sara Crangle
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-210) and index
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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
COVER; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments and Dedication; Abbreviations; Introduction: Mortal Self, Infinite Longings; 1. Dying to Know; 2. Haunted by Boredom; 3. Inclining Towards Laughter; 4. In the Meantime; Conclusion: Endlessnessnessness; Bibliography; Index
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ocn664800194
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unknown
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1 online resource (x, 214 pages)
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online
Isbn
9780748642861
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
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9786612749926
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  • 274992
  • 22573/cttk0sbs
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not applicable
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)664800194
Label
Prosaic desires : modernist knowing, boredom, laughter and anticipation, Sara Crangle
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-210) 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
COVER; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments and Dedication; Abbreviations; Introduction: Mortal Self, Infinite Longings; 1. Dying to Know; 2. Haunted by Boredom; 3. Inclining Towards Laughter; 4. In the Meantime; Conclusion: Endlessnessnessness; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn664800194
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 214 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748642861
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786612749926
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 274992
  • 22573/cttk0sbs
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)664800194

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