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The Resource The perils of uglytown : studies in structural misanthropology from Plato to Rembrandt, Harry Berger, Jr

The perils of uglytown : studies in structural misanthropology from Plato to Rembrandt, Harry Berger, Jr

Label
The perils of uglytown : studies in structural misanthropology from Plato to Rembrandt
Title
The perils of uglytown
Title remainder
studies in structural misanthropology from Plato to Rembrandt
Statement of responsibility
Harry Berger, Jr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The Perils of Uglytown develops a new concept, structural misanthropology, and traces its operation first in the dialogues of Plato and then in the work of humanists, playwrights, and painters of the Renaissance in Italy, England, and the Netherlands"--
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Provided by publisher
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1924-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Berger, Harry
Dewey number
301
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Philosophical anthropology
  • Art, Renaissance
  • Philosophy, Ancient
  • Alienation (Philosophy)
Label
The perils of uglytown : studies in structural misanthropology from Plato to Rembrandt, Harry Berger, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Front ; Contents; Contents; Preface; A Polar Model of Culture Change; The Discourse of Pleonexia; Dying Angry; More Than a Talking Head; The Perils of Uglytown; Adeimantus and Glaucon; Four Virtues in the; (1) Wisdom; Four Virtues in the; (2) Courage, The Well-Born Lye; Four Virtues in the; (3) Temperance; Four Virtues in the Republic: (4) Justice; Apprehension in the; Cybernetic Alienation; Collecting Body Parts in Leonardo's Cave; Prospero's Humiliation; The Drama of Competitive Posing; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn911173019
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823252657
Note
Oxford University Press
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)911173019
Label
The perils of uglytown : studies in structural misanthropology from Plato to Rembrandt, Harry Berger, Jr
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Front ; Contents; Contents; Preface; A Polar Model of Culture Change; The Discourse of Pleonexia; Dying Angry; More Than a Talking Head; The Perils of Uglytown; Adeimantus and Glaucon; Four Virtues in the; (1) Wisdom; Four Virtues in the; (2) Courage, The Well-Born Lye; Four Virtues in the; (3) Temperance; Four Virtues in the Republic: (4) Justice; Apprehension in the; Cybernetic Alienation; Collecting Body Parts in Leonardo's Cave; Prospero's Humiliation; The Drama of Competitive Posing; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn911173019
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823252657
Note
Oxford University Press
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)911173019

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