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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 ix, 252 p. ; 23 cm.
Language English
Series Columbia themes in philosophy, social criticism, and the arts
Columbia themes in philosophy, social criticism, and the arts.
Subject Marxist criticism.
Literature -- Aesthetics.
Literature, Modern -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
Literature -- Aesthetics.
Marxist criticism.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record
Varying Form of Title Soul and form
Other authors / contributors Sanders, John T.
Terezakis, Katie, 1972-
ISBN 9780231149808 (cloth : alk. paper)
0231149808 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780231149815 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0231149816 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780231520690 (e-book)
0231520697 (e-book)
Notes Translation from the German ed. (1971) of the work first published in Hungarian under title: A lélek és a formák.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • 1. On the Nature and Form of the Essay: A Letter to Leo Popper
  • 2. Platonism, Poetry and Form
  • 3. The Foundering of Form Against Life
  • 4. On the Romantic Philosophy of Life
  • 5. The Bourgeois Way of Life and Art for Art's Sake
  • 6. The New Solitude and Its Poetry
  • 7. Longing and Form
  • 8. The Moment and Form
  • 9. Richness, Chaos, and Form
  • 10. The Metaphysics of Tragedy
  • Sources and References
  • On Poverty of Spirit: A Conversation and a Letter
  • Afterword: The Legacy of Form Katie Terezakis
  • Notes
  • Index