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Author Gailus, Andreas.

Title Passions of the sign [electronic resource] : revolution and language in Kant, Goethe, and Kleist / Andreas Gailus.

Imprint Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xvi, 222 p.
Series Parallax : re-visions of culture and society
Parallax (Baltimore, Md.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-212) and index.
Contents Energetic signs: autonomy and novelty in the age of revolution -- Revealing freedom: crisis and enthusiasm in Kant's philosophy of history -- Poetics of containment: Goethe's Conversations of German refugees and the crisis of communication -- Border narratives: Kleist's Michael Kohlhaas -- Conclusion: The big either.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Kleist, Heinrich von, 1777-1811. Michael Kohlhaas.
Kant, Immanuel, 1724-1804 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832. Unterhaltungen deutscher Ausgewanderten.
Semiotics -- Germany -- History.
German language -- Rhetoric -- History.
Subjectivity -- History -- 19th century.
Subjectivity in literature.
France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799 -- Influence.
France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799 -- Literature and the revolution.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 080188277X (hardcover : alk. paper)

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