Bibliographic Details

Soul & form / György Lukács ; translated by Anna Bostock ; edited by John T. Sanders & Katie Terezakis ; with an introduction by Judith Butler.

Author / Creator Lukács, György, 1885-1971.
Uniform title Lélek és a formák. English
Imprint New York : Columbia University Press, 2010.
Description 1 online resource (ix, 252 pages).
Language English
Series Columbia themes in philosophy
Columbia themes in philosophy.
Subject Marxist criticism.
Literature -- Aesthetics.
Literature, Modern -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
PHILOSOPHY -- Aesthetics.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- Semiotics & Theory.
Literature -- Aesthetics.
Marxist criticism.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Format E-Resource, Book
URL for this record
Varying Form of Title Soul and form
Other authors / contributors Sanders, John T.
Terezakis, Katie, 1972-
ISBN 9780231520690
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Translated from the German.
Summary György Lukács was a Hungarian Marxist philosopher, writer, and literary critic who shaped mainstream European Communist thought. Soul and Form was his first book, published in 1910, and it established his reputation, treating questions of linguistic expressivity and literary style in the works of Plato, Kierkegaard, Novalis, Sterne, and others. By isolating the formal techniques these thinkers developed, Lukács laid the groundwork for his later work in Marxist aesthetics, a field that introduced the historical and political implications of text.For this centennial edition, John T. Sanders and.
Other form Print version: Lukács, György, 1885-1971. Lélek és a formák. English. Soul & form. New York : Columbia University Press, 2010