Identity, Aesthetics, and Sound in the Fin de Siècle
|Series title:||Routledge Studies in Cultural History Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $140.00|
| Book Description: |
This book is an analytic and historical portrait of the volatile decades at the beginning of thenbsp;20th century. Engaging with avant-garde art and thought, and concentrating on two of the most controversial and still culturally relevant personalities of Viennese modernism - Sigmund Freud and Arnold Schoenberg - it tells the story of a cultural experiment of unprecedented proportions, an experiment that attempted to redesign the senses and the concept of individual identity. The...