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Modern melancholia

Steven Henry Madoff

Modern melancholia

thoughts on Jan Håfström"s art = tankar om Jan Håfströms konst

by Steven Henry Madoff

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Published by Kalejdoskop Förlag in [Sweden] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Håfström, Jan, -- 1937-

  • Edition Notes

    Text in English, Swedish, and German.

    StatementSteven Henry Madoff ; photographs by / fotografier av Dawid.
    ContributionsHåfström, Jan, 1937-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN7093.H33 M32 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination135 p. :
    Number of Pages135
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20593528M
    ISBN 109185552909


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In “Racial Melancholia, Racial Dissociation,” David Eng and Shinhee Han explore the broader contexts that help produce, or amplify, feelings of alienation and loss among : Hua Hsu. Used - Very Good.

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Jackson, a psychiatrist, psychoanalyst, and historian of medicine, here provides the first comprehensive history of depression in English. Pinel presented in a much simplified scheme of mental disorders composed ofmania, melancholia, dementia, andidiotismin his As with so many of our modern labels for a.

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