Eros and inwardness in Vienna : Weininger, Musil, Doderer / David S. Luft.

"In this probing new study, David Luft recovers the work of three writers: Otto Weininger, Robert Musil, and Heimito von Doderer. His account emphasizes the distinctive world of liberal Vienna, especially the impact of Schopenhauer and Nietzsche, in this highly scientific intellectual milieu.&q...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Luft, David S.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2003.
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Table of Contents:
  • Liberal Vienna
  • Scientific materialism
  • Philosophical irrationalism
  • Thinking about sexuality and gender
  • Gender and character
  • Gender and method
  • Gender and ethics
  • Gender and modernity
  • Science and the writer
  • Sexuality and ethics
  • Ideology and soul
  • Gender and the other condition
  • The war and the writer
  • The novel and national socialism
  • Eros and apperception: 1938-1955
  • Ideology and the novel.