The Resource Mortality's muse : the fine art of dying, D.T. Siebert

Mortality's muse : the fine art of dying, D.T. Siebert

Label
Mortality's muse : the fine art of dying
Title
Mortality's muse
Title remainder
the fine art of dying
Statement of responsibility
D.T. Siebert
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
D.T. Siebert's Mortality's Muse: The Fine Art of Dying demonstrates how art, literature in particular, addresses that most fundamental of human fears-mortal anxiety. Various aspects of culture and thought come into play: from the psychological, theological, and philosophical to the literary, all brought together under the idea and ideal of the aesthetic
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
809/.933548
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.D4
LC item number
S54 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Mortality's muse : the fine art of dying, D.T. Siebert
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: The burden of mortality -- Two cultures: one of death and one of life -- A mighty fortress is our god: the religious consolation -- The role of art: the secular consolation -- Dying as a performing art -- Partying among the tombs -- Elegies and the elegiac sense of life -- The art of war -- Conclusion: Last words -- Appendix: Recommended reading
Control code
ocn861200059
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611494556
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29696628
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)861200059
  • pebco1611494559

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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