The Resource War and the illiberal conscience, Christopher Coker

War and the illiberal conscience, Christopher Coker

Label
War and the illiberal conscience
Title
War and the illiberal conscience
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Coker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TOC
Dewey number
940.5
Index
index present
LC call number
CB205
LC item number
.C65 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
War and the illiberal conscience, Christopher Coker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
  • 1. War and the Liberal Conscience. G. K. Chesterton and the English Tradition. Who's Afraid of Leonard Woolf? The English and Philosophical Quackery. The Problem of Not Reading Nietzsche Correctly. The Liberal Temper. War and the Liberal Consciousness -- 2. War and Peace. A Jew on Horseback: Isaac Babel and the Russian Civil War. Ernst Junger and the War Machine. Curzio Malaparte on the Eastern Front -- 3. A People Without a History. A People with a History: Hegel and the German Nation. A People Without a History: Liberal America and the Winning of the West. Jung and the Reversion to Barbarism. History and Self-Victimisation -- 4. War and Nationalism. Max Weber and the Destiny of the German People. Catastrophism and the Agony of Poland. Gramsci and National Liberation Wars. George Orwell and the Myth of England -- 5. The Will to Power. On Napoleon and Napoleonism. Bergson and the 'Elan Vital'. Wittgenstein and the Sanction of Battle. Sade and the Brotherhood of Man
  • 6. War and the Illiberal Unconscious. The Archduke Franz Ferdinand and the Pathology of Hunting. Moosbrugger, Serial Murder and the Enemy Within. Child Abuse in Fin-de-Siecle Vienna and the Totalitarian Mentality. The Identity Crisis and European Nationalism -- 7. War, the Liberal Conscience and the Postmodern Era. The Postrevolutionary Age. The Posthistorical Agenda. A Postmilitary Society. Conclusion: Liberalism and the Tragic Spirit
Control code
000013913892
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 240 p.
Isbn
9780813333694
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
98153063
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29358073
System control number
  • (OCoLC)39184957
  • ms29358073

Library Locations

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