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The Resource The exotic : a decadent quest, Dorothy M. Figueira

The exotic : a decadent quest, Dorothy M. Figueira

Label
The exotic : a decadent quest
Title
The exotic
Title remainder
a decadent quest
Statement of responsibility
Dorothy M. Figueira
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Figueira, Dorothy Matilda
Dewey number
809/.91
Index
index present
LC call number
PN871
LC item number
.F62 1994eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
SUNY series, the margins of literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Exoticism in literature
  • India
  • Comparative literature
  • Comparative literature
  • TRAVEL
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Exoticism in literature
  • Literature
  • India
  • Vergleichende Literaturwissenschaft
  • Indien
  • Letterkunde
  • Exotisme
  • Europa
Label
The exotic : a decadent quest, Dorothy M. Figueira
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-293) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Exoticism: Model for Inspiration or Alibi for Despair? 1. The Dynamics of Exoticism: Herder's Epigram and Gunderrode's Epitaph. 2. Rationalist Heroes and Irrational Victims: Satis, Bayaderas, and Pariahs -- pt. II. The Politics of Language and the Politics of Exoticism. 3. The Politics of Exoticism: Friedrich Schlegel's Metaphorical Pilgrimage to India. 4. Scholarly Collusion and the Ethos of Despair: The Initial Reception of the Bhagavad Gita -- pt. III. The Poetics of Despair: Irrational Responses to Exoticism. 5. The German Quest for Nirvana. 6. Neantisme. 7. Indian Thought and the Formation of Aryan Ideology: Aryans, Tschandalen, and the Lunatic Fringe
Control code
42855948
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 300 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585076607
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42855948
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The exotic : a decadent quest, Dorothy M. Figueira
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-293) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Exoticism: Model for Inspiration or Alibi for Despair? 1. The Dynamics of Exoticism: Herder's Epigram and Gunderrode's Epitaph. 2. Rationalist Heroes and Irrational Victims: Satis, Bayaderas, and Pariahs -- pt. II. The Politics of Language and the Politics of Exoticism. 3. The Politics of Exoticism: Friedrich Schlegel's Metaphorical Pilgrimage to India. 4. Scholarly Collusion and the Ethos of Despair: The Initial Reception of the Bhagavad Gita -- pt. III. The Poetics of Despair: Irrational Responses to Exoticism. 5. The German Quest for Nirvana. 6. Neantisme. 7. Indian Thought and the Formation of Aryan Ideology: Aryans, Tschandalen, and the Lunatic Fringe
Control code
42855948
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 300 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585076607
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42855948
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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