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The Resource Against happiness : in praise of melancholy, Eric G. Wilson

Against happiness : in praise of melancholy, Eric G. Wilson

Label
Against happiness : in praise of melancholy
Title
Against happiness
Title remainder
in praise of melancholy
Statement of responsibility
Eric G. Wilson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the American quest for happiness and rejection of melancholy and argues that melancholia is actually essential to a thriving culture, the underlying impetus for creative thinking, and the muse of great art and innovation
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, Eric
Dewey number
152.4
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF575.M44
LC item number
W55 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WM 171
NLM item number
W747a 2008
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Melancholy
  • Creative ability
  • Depression
  • Creativity
  • Depression
  • Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
  • Literature
  • Creative ability
  • Melancholy
  • Geluk (gevoel)
  • Melancholie
  • Kreativität
  • Melancholie
Label
Against happiness : in praise of melancholy, Eric G. Wilson
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Sarah Crichton books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-163)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The American dream -- The man of sorrows -- Generative melancholia -- Terrible beauty
Control code
ocn156818826
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
166 pages
Isbn
9780374240660
Lccn
2007031699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
99819812880
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o156818826
  • (OCoLC)156818826
Label
Against happiness : in praise of melancholy, Eric G. Wilson
Link
Publication
Note
"Sarah Crichton books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-163)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The American dream -- The man of sorrows -- Generative melancholia -- Terrible beauty
Control code
ocn156818826
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
166 pages
Isbn
9780374240660
Lccn
2007031699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
99819812880
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o156818826
  • (OCoLC)156818826

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