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Mark S. Micale - The Mind of Modernism. Medicine, Psychology, and the Cultural Arts in Europe and America, 1880-1940.  - 9780804745772 - V9780804745772
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The Mind of Modernism. Medicine, Psychology, and the Cultural Arts in Europe and America, 1880-1940.

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Description for The Mind of Modernism. Medicine, Psychology, and the Cultural Arts in Europe and America, 1880-1940. Hardback. This vanguard collection of original and in-depth essays seeks to explore the intricate interplay of the aesthetic and psychological domains during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, and to consider the reasons why a common Modernist project took shape when and in the circumstances it did. Series: Cultural Sitings. Num Pages: 480 pages, 19 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; 1KBB; 3JH; 3JJ; HBT; JFC; JMA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 32. Weight in Grams: 748.

This vanguard collection of original and in-depth essays explores the intricate interplay of the aesthetic and psychological domains during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries and considers the reasons why a common Modernist project took shape when and in the circumstances that it did. These changes occurred precisely when the distinctively modern disciplines of psychology, psychiatry, and psychoanalysis established their “scientific” foundations and achieved the forms in which we largely know them today.

This volume examines the dense web of connections joining the aesthetic and psychological realms in the modern era, charting historically the emergence of the ongoing ... Read more

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Product Details

Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Stanford University Press United States
Number of pages
480
Condition
New
Series
Cultural Sitings
Number of Pages
480
Place of Publication
Palo Alto, United States
ISBN
9780804745772
SKU
V9780804745772
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Ref
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About Mark S. Micale
Mark S. Micale is Associate Professor of History at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. He is co-editor of Enlightenment, Passion, Modernity (Stanford, 2000).

Reviews for The Mind of Modernism. Medicine, Psychology, and the Cultural Arts in Europe and America, 1880-1940.
"This excellent, well-organized collection widens our understanding of the diverse representation of the psyche by modernists, as well as premodernists, in various intellectual and cultural domains. The development of the modern disciplines of psychology, including psychiatry and psychoanalysis, in conjunction with modernism provides fertile ground for establishing new connections that enrich our understanding of both the disciplines and modernism." -Elazar ... Read more

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