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The Resource Tame passions of Wilde : the styles of manageable desire, Jeff Nunokawa, (electronic resource)

Tame passions of Wilde : the styles of manageable desire, Jeff Nunokawa, (electronic resource)

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Tame passions of Wilde : the styles of manageable desire
Title
Tame passions of Wilde
Title remainder
the styles of manageable desire
Statement of responsibility
Jeff Nunokawa
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What if our strongest urges could be divested of their power to compel yet retain their power to fascinate us? What if our most basic appetites could be translated from the realm of bodily necessity to the sphere of artistic freedom? Jeff Nunokawa traces the variety of social pressures that inspired Oscar Wilde's lifelong effort to concoct forms of desire that thrill without menacing us, as well as the alchemies by which he sought to do so. Assigning Wilde a place of honor in a heady company of thinkers drawn from the ranks of philosophy, sociology, economics, psychoanalysis, and contemporary q
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1958-
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Nunokawa, Jeff
Dewey number
828/.809
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Wilde, Oscar
  • Wilde, Oscar
Label
Tame passions of Wilde : the styles of manageable desire, Jeff Nunokawa, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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Errata slip inserted
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; CHAPTER ONE: Introduction; CHAPTER TWO: Oscar Wilde in Japan: Aestheticism, Orientalism, and the Derealization of the Homosexual; CHAPTER THREE: Oscar Wilde, Erving Goffman, and the Social Body Beautiful; CHAPTER FOUR: The Importance of Being Bored: The Dividends of Ennui in The Picture of Dorian Gray; CHAPTER FIVE: The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Anorexia: The Case of Oscar Wilde; CHAPTER SIX: Oscar Wilde and the Passion of the Eye; INDEX
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ocn355601583
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (164 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400825653
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unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)355601583
Label
Tame passions of Wilde : the styles of manageable desire, Jeff Nunokawa, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Errata slip inserted
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; CHAPTER ONE: Introduction; CHAPTER TWO: Oscar Wilde in Japan: Aestheticism, Orientalism, and the Derealization of the Homosexual; CHAPTER THREE: Oscar Wilde, Erving Goffman, and the Social Body Beautiful; CHAPTER FOUR: The Importance of Being Bored: The Dividends of Ennui in The Picture of Dorian Gray; CHAPTER FIVE: The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Anorexia: The Case of Oscar Wilde; CHAPTER SIX: Oscar Wilde and the Passion of the Eye; INDEX
Control code
ocn355601583
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (164 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400825653
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)355601583

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