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The Resource Walter Benjamin and the Arcades project, edited by Beatrice Hanssen

Walter Benjamin and the Arcades project, edited by Beatrice Hanssen

Label
Walter Benjamin and the Arcades project
Title
Walter Benjamin and the Arcades project
Statement of responsibility
edited by Beatrice Hanssen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of the most significant cultural documents of the Weimar Republic and Nazi era, Walter Benjamin's unfinished Arcades Project has had a remarkable impact on present-day cultural theory, urban studies, cultural studies and literary interpretation. Originally designed as a panoramic study chronicling the rise and decline of the Parisian shopping arcades, Benjamin's work combines imaginative peregrinations through the changing city-scape of nineteenth-century Paris with passages that read like a blueprint for a new cultural theory of modernity. Walter Benjamin and the Arcades Project provides
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
193
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PT2603.E455
LC item number
P33539 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hanssen, Beatrice
Series statement
Walter Benjamin studies series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Benjamin, Walter
  • Arcades
  • Paris (France)
  • Paris (France)
  • Benjamin, Walter
  • Benjamin, Walter
  • Benjamin, Walter
  • Philosophy
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Arcades
  • France
Label
Walter Benjamin and the Arcades project, edited by Beatrice Hanssen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-298) 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
Physiognomy of a Flâneur : Walter Benjamin's peregrinations through Paris in search of a new imaginary / Beatrice Hanssen -- Et cetera? : the historian as chiffonnier / Irving Wohlfarth -- The Flâneur, the sandwichman, and the whore : the politics of loitering / Susan Buck-Morss -- Passage work / Barbara Johnson -- Ruin and rubble in the Arcades / Esther Leslie -- Geheimmittel : advertising and dialectical images in Benjamin's Arcades project / Max Pensky -- A matter of distance : Benjamin's One-way street through The arcades / Gerhard Richter -- "The colportage phenomenon of space" and the place of montage in The arcades project / Brigid Doherty -- Walter Benjamin's dream of "happiness" / Elissa Marder -- The dream-reality of the ruin / Stathis Gourgouris -- The enticing and threatening face of prehistory : Walter Benjamin and the utopia of glass / Detlef Mertins -- "Glass before its time, premature iron" : architecture, temporality, and dream in Benjamin's Arcades project / Tyrus Miller -- Remains to be seen / Stanley Cavell
Control code
290576069
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (306 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281298812
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.5040/9781472547842
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781441109255
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290576069
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.
Terms governing use
Restricted: Printing from this resource is governed by The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK) and UK copyright law currently in force.
Label
Walter Benjamin and the Arcades project, edited by Beatrice Hanssen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-298) 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
Physiognomy of a Flâneur : Walter Benjamin's peregrinations through Paris in search of a new imaginary / Beatrice Hanssen -- Et cetera? : the historian as chiffonnier / Irving Wohlfarth -- The Flâneur, the sandwichman, and the whore : the politics of loitering / Susan Buck-Morss -- Passage work / Barbara Johnson -- Ruin and rubble in the Arcades / Esther Leslie -- Geheimmittel : advertising and dialectical images in Benjamin's Arcades project / Max Pensky -- A matter of distance : Benjamin's One-way street through The arcades / Gerhard Richter -- "The colportage phenomenon of space" and the place of montage in The arcades project / Brigid Doherty -- Walter Benjamin's dream of "happiness" / Elissa Marder -- The dream-reality of the ruin / Stathis Gourgouris -- The enticing and threatening face of prehistory : Walter Benjamin and the utopia of glass / Detlef Mertins -- "Glass before its time, premature iron" : architecture, temporality, and dream in Benjamin's Arcades project / Tyrus Miller -- Remains to be seen / Stanley Cavell
Control code
290576069
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (306 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281298812
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.5040/9781472547842
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781441109255
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290576069
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.
Terms governing use
Restricted: Printing from this resource is governed by The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK) and UK copyright law currently in force.

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