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The Resource Shell shock cinema : Weimar culture and the wounds of war, Anton Kaes

Shell shock cinema : Weimar culture and the wounds of war, Anton Kaes

Label
Shell shock cinema : Weimar culture and the wounds of war
Title
Shell shock cinema
Title remainder
Weimar culture and the wounds of war
Statement of responsibility
Anton Kaes
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kaes, Anton
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1993.5.G3
LC item number
K34 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion pictures
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Silent films
  • Psychic trauma in motion pictures
  • Culture in motion pictures
  • Weimarer Republik
  • Weltkrieg <1914-1918, Motiv>
  • Psychisches Trauma <Motiv>
  • Weltkrieg <1914-1918>
  • Psychisches Trauma
  • Rezeption
  • Film
  • Deutschland
Label
Shell shock cinema : Weimar culture and the wounds of war, Anton Kaes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Filmography: p. 251-265
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-297) and index
Contents
The war at home. The wounded soldier -- The spirit of 1914 -- Film and nation -- The battle of images -- A medium for deception -- The new empire -- Mental breakdowns -- Tales from the asylum. War neurotics -- Recovering the past -- Phantoms and freaks -- From Dr. Charcot to Dr. Caligari -- Madness as resistance -- The Hitler connection -- Shattered space -- The return of the undead. The lost generation -- Mass death -- Dracula revisited -- A community under siege -- Hysteria on the home front -- The allure of the occult -- The work of mourning -- Myth, murder, and revenge. The national project -- Posing for Germany -- The will to form -- The fallen hero -- Excursus : Lang in World War I -- The sacred battle -- The end of violence -- The industrial battlefield. Rise of the machines -- Moloch war -- Lang's America -- The hunger for religion -- The workers' revolt -- Destruction and regeneration -- Aftershocks -- Conclusion
Control code
282966375
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 312 p.
Isbn
9780691031361
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008053044
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)282966375
Label
Shell shock cinema : Weimar culture and the wounds of war, Anton Kaes
Publication
Note
Filmography: p. 251-265
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-297) and index
Contents
The war at home. The wounded soldier -- The spirit of 1914 -- Film and nation -- The battle of images -- A medium for deception -- The new empire -- Mental breakdowns -- Tales from the asylum. War neurotics -- Recovering the past -- Phantoms and freaks -- From Dr. Charcot to Dr. Caligari -- Madness as resistance -- The Hitler connection -- Shattered space -- The return of the undead. The lost generation -- Mass death -- Dracula revisited -- A community under siege -- Hysteria on the home front -- The allure of the occult -- The work of mourning -- Myth, murder, and revenge. The national project -- Posing for Germany -- The will to form -- The fallen hero -- Excursus : Lang in World War I -- The sacred battle -- The end of violence -- The industrial battlefield. Rise of the machines -- Moloch war -- Lang's America -- The hunger for religion -- The workers' revolt -- Destruction and regeneration -- Aftershocks -- Conclusion
Control code
282966375
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 312 p.
Isbn
9780691031361
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008053044
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)282966375

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