Shifting Voices

Author: Agatha Schwartz
Editor: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
ISBN: 0773560521
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"Previous scholarly attention to Hapsburg culture has emphasized its German-centred aspects, Shifting Voices introduces a new focus on the Hapsburg Empire's rich Hungarian component through a comparative: analysis of women's literary contributions in Austria and a Hungary." --Résumé de l'éditeur.
Masculinities in German Culture
Language: en
Pages: 277
Authors: Sarah Colvin, Peter Davies, Peter J. Davies
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Camden House

Volume focusing on a multitude of incarnations and meanings of "masculinity" in German culture from medieval times to the present.
Shifting Voices
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Agatha Schwartz
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

"Previous scholarly attention to Hapsburg culture has emphasized its German-centred aspects, Shifting Voices introduces a new focus on the Hapsburg Empire's rich Hungarian component through a comparative: analysis of women's literary contributions in Austria and a Hungary." --Résumé de l'éditeur.
Cultures of Neurasthenia
Language: en
Pages: 412
Authors: Agatha Schwartz
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-01-01 - Publisher: BRILL

Neurasthenia, meaning nerve weakness, was ‘invented’ in the United States as a disorder of modernity, caused by the fast pace of urban life. Soon after, from the early 1880s onwards, this modern disease crossed the Atlantic. Neurasthenia became much less ‘popular’ in Britain or the Netherlands than in Germany. Neurasthenia’s
Neo-Victorian Madness
Language: en
Pages: 308
Authors: Sarah E. Maier, Brenda Ayres
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-01 - Publisher: Springer Nature

Neo-Victorian Madness: Rediagnosing Nineteenth-Century Mental Illness in Literature and Other Media investigates contemporary fiction, cinema and television shows set in the Victorian period that depict mad murderers, lunatic doctors, social dis/ease and madhouses as if many Victorians were “mad.” Such portraits demand a “rediagnosing” of mental illness that was often
Free Jazz
Language: en
Pages: 388
Authors: Jeff Schwartz
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-23 - Publisher: Routledge

Free Jazz: A Research and Information Guide offers carefully selected and annotated sources on free jazz, with comprehensive coverage of English-language academic books, journal articles, and dissertations, and selective coverage of trade books, popular periodicals, documentary films, scores, Masters’ theses, online texts, and materials in other languages. Free Jazz will