Madness and Modernism has ratings and 12 reviews. In this book, Louis Sass, a clinical psychologist, offers a new vision of schizophrenia, comparing it. Madness and Modernism: Insanity in the Light of Modern Art, Literature, and Louis A. Sass Modernism and its Discontents: Philosophical Problems of. Madness and Modernism by Louis A. Sass, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Madness and Modernism

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Memoirs of a Nervous Illness 9. The Morbid Dreamer modeernism Here is a highly original portrait of the world of insanity, along with a provocative commentary on modernist and postmodernist culture.

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Robinson – – Harvard Univ. Also provides a comprehensive view of the style and dass associated with “modernism” in art, literature, and culture. Although the author also maintains that schizophrenia can provide important insights into modern aesthetics, this seems doubtful.

Trivia About Madness and Moder I enjoyed this book greatly as I find both modernism and abnormal psychology fascinating. Nov 08, Leo rated it it was amazing.

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Sammy b rated it it was amazing Oct 20, Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. A landmark contribution to the understanding of psychosis. Description The modenrism between madness and modernism are striking: Thought and Language 4. Similarly, the artists and writers chosen for comparison are diose that present the greatest resemblance to schizophrenic patients.

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Madness and Modernism: Insanity in the Light of Modern Art, Literature, and Thought

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This is one of the best books I’ve ever read, particularly as far as contemporary nonfiction goes.