Decadence in Literature and Intellectual Debate since 1945

  • Authors
  • Diemo Landgraf

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Historical and Philosophical Perspectives

  3. Decadence and the Politics of Culture and Language

  4. Literary and Film Studies

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 225-232

About this book


Bridging the gap between decadence as it is traditionally understood in literary and cultural studies and its relevance to current phenomena, this interdisciplinary collection examines literary texts and movies from Europe and the United States since 1945.


Cultural Studies culture Europe law novel society structuralism Tradition Walter Jens

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