David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
St. Martin's Press (2000)
Applying ideas drawn from contemporary critical theory, this book historicizes psychoanalysis through a new and significant theorization of the Gothic. The central premise is that the nineteenth-century Gothic produced a radical critique of accounts of sublimity and Freudian psychoanalysis. This book makes a major contribution to an understanding of both the nineteenth century and the Gothic discourse which challenged the dominant ideas of that period. Writers explored include Mary Shelley, Edgar Allan Poe, Robert Louis Stevenson, and Bram Stoker.
|Keywords||English fiction History and criticism Horror tales, English History and criticism Psychoanalysis and literature Gothic revival (Literature Gothic revival (Literature Radicalism in literature Philosophy in literature|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$113.41 new (34% off) $121.79 used (24% off) $170.00 direct from Amazon Amazon page|
|Call number||PR868.T3.S59 2000|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
L. A. C. Dobrez (1986). The Existential and its Exits: Literary and Philosophical Perspectives on the Works of Beckett, Ionesco, Genet, & Pinter. St. Martin's Press.
Hsuan L. Hsu (2010). Geography and the Production of Space in Nineteenth-Century American Literature. Cambridge University Press.
Patricia Cruzalegui Sotelo (2006). The Platonic Experience in Nineteenth-Century England. Pontificia Universidad Católica Del Perú, Fondo Editorial.
Roger Ebbatson (2006). Heidegger's Bicycle: Interfering with Victorian Texts. Sussex Academic Press.
Christian Quendler (2001). From Romantic Irony to Postmodernist Metafiction: A Contribution to the History of Literary Self-Reflexivity in its Philosophical Context. P. Lang.
Shameem Black (2009). Fiction Across Borders: Imagining the Lives of Others in Late-Twentieth-Century Novels. Columbia University Press.
Frederick M. Keener (1983). The Chain of Becoming: The Philosophical Tale, the Novel, and a Neglected Realism of the Enlightenment: Swift, Montesquieu, Voltaire, Johnson, and Austen. Columbia University Press.
Fritz Oehlschlaeger (2003). Love and Good Reasons: Postliberal Approaches to Christian Ethics and Literature. Duke University Press.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads122 ( #29,282 of 1,790,308 )
Recent downloads (6 months)35 ( #22,908 of 1,790,308 )
How can I increase my downloads?