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作者 Hall, Timothy
書名 Georg Lukacs : Aesthetics, Politics, Literature
出版項 London : Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2013
©2011
國際標準書號 9781441187284 (electronic bk.)
9781441164674
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說明 1 online resource (257 pages)
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附註 Cover -- Halftitle -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Abbreviations -- Introduction: Fundamental DissonanceTimothy Bewes and Timothy Hall -- Part I Paradoxes of Form -- Chapter 1: Temporalized Invariance: Lukács andthe Work of Form Yoon Sun Lee -- Chapter 2: How to Escape from Literature? Lukács, Cinemaand The Theory of the Novel Timothy Bewes -- Chapter 3: Capitalist and Bourgeois Epics: Lukács, Abstractionand the Novel David Cunningham -- Chapter 4: Typing Class: Classification and Redemption in Lukács's Political and Literary Theory Patrick Eiden-Offe -- Part II: Life, History, Social Theory -- Chapter 5: Lukács sans Proletariat, or Can History and Class Consciousness Be Rehistoricized? Neil Larsen -- Chapter 6: Rethinking Reification Andrew Feenberg -- Chapter 7: Justice and the Good Life in Lukács's History and Class Consciousness Timothy Hall -- Chapter 8: Capitalist Life in Lukács Stewart Martin -- Part III: Aesthetic Reframings -- Chapter 9: Art for Art's Sake and Proletarian Writing Georg Lukács -- Chapter 10: The Historical and Political Context of Lukács's 'Art for Art's Sake and Proletarian Writing' Andrew Hemingway -- Chapter 11: 'Fascinating Delusive Light': Georg Lukácsand Franz Kafka Michael Löwy -- Chapter 12: The Historical Novel After Lukács John Marx -- Chapter 13: Realism, Totality and the Militant Citoyen: Or, What Does Lukács Have to Do with Contemporary Art? Gail Day -- Appendix: An Entire Epoch of Inhumanity Georg Lukács -- Contributors -- Index
The end of the Soviet period, the vast expansion in the power and influence of capital, and recent developments in social and aesthetic theory, have made the work of Hungarian Marxist philosopher and social critic Georg Lukács more vital than ever. The very innovations in literary method that, during the 80s and 90s, marginalized him in the West have now made possible new readings of Lukács, less in thrall to the positions taken by Lukács himself on political and aesthetic matters. What these developments amount to, this book argues, is an opportunity to liberate Lukács's thought from its formal and historical limitations, a possibility that was always inherent in Lukács's own thinking about the paradoxes of form. This collection brings together recent work on Lukács from the fields of Philosophy, Social and Political Thought, Literary and Cultural Studies. Against the odds, Lukács's thought has survived: as a critique of late capitalism, as a guide to the contradictions of modernity, and as a model for a temperament that refuses all accommodation with the way things are
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Hall, Timothy Georg Lukacs: the Fundamental Dissonance of Existence London : Bloomsbury Publishing Plc,c2013 9781441164674
主題 Lukács, György, -- 1885-1971.;Philosophy
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Alt Author Bewes, Timothy
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