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The Resource Beyond discontent : "sublimation" from Goethe to Lacan, Eckart Goebel ; translated by James C. Wagner

Beyond discontent : "sublimation" from Goethe to Lacan, Eckart Goebel ; translated by James C. Wagner

Label
Beyond discontent : "sublimation" from Goethe to Lacan
Title
Beyond discontent
Title remainder
"sublimation" from Goethe to Lacan
Statement of responsibility
Eckart Goebel ; translated by James C. Wagner
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
According to Freuds later works, we do not really feel well or free within civilization. Our discontent never disappears, and we shall never become completely reliable members of society. Alcohol already suffices, Freud tells us, to ruin the fragile architecture of sublimations. Since Beyond the Pleasure Principle, sublimation seems to be nothing more than a euphemism for suppressing the drives. We sublimate because we did not get or were not allowed to have what we actually wanted. Is sublimation a mere surrogate or perhaps even the name psychoanalysis found for theoria in the twentieth centu
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Goebel, Eckart
Dewey number
  • 830.9/353
  • 830.9353
Index
index present
LC call number
BF175.5.S92
LC item number
G6313 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2012 G-576
  • WM 193.5.S8
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Wagner, James C
Series statement
New directions in German studies
Series volume
v. 4
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  • German literature
  • Sublimation (Psychology) in literature
  • Psychoanalysis and literature
  • Germany
  • Sublimation
  • Psychoanalytic Therapy
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • German literature
  • Intellectual life
  • Psychoanalysis and literature
  • Sublimation (Psychology) in literature
  • Germany
  • Literary studies: general
Label
Beyond discontent : "sublimation" from Goethe to Lacan, Eckart Goebel ; translated by James C. Wagner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword and Acknowledgments; Preface; 1 Trilogy of Passion: Goethe as Paradigm and Provocation; 2 The Sound of Psychoanalysis: Arthur Schopenhauer; 3 Transfigured Physis: Friedrich Nietzsche; 4 Self-Control: Sigmund Freud; 5 Walking the Dog: Creaturely Transcendence in Thomas Mann; 6 The Sublimation of Nature: Theodor W. Adorno; 7 Das Ding: Jacques Lacan's Luther; Bibliography; Index
Control code
793996903
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ((xiv, 259 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441181121
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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9781441181121
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)793996903
Label
Beyond discontent : "sublimation" from Goethe to Lacan, Eckart Goebel ; translated by James C. Wagner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword and Acknowledgments; Preface; 1 Trilogy of Passion: Goethe as Paradigm and Provocation; 2 The Sound of Psychoanalysis: Arthur Schopenhauer; 3 Transfigured Physis: Friedrich Nietzsche; 4 Self-Control: Sigmund Freud; 5 Walking the Dog: Creaturely Transcendence in Thomas Mann; 6 The Sublimation of Nature: Theodor W. Adorno; 7 Das Ding: Jacques Lacan's Luther; Bibliography; Index
Control code
793996903
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ((xiv, 259 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441181121
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781441181121
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)793996903

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