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The Resource Voltaire's tormented soul : a psychobiographic inquiry, Alexander J. Nemeth

Voltaire's tormented soul : a psychobiographic inquiry, Alexander J. Nemeth

Label
Voltaire's tormented soul : a psychobiographic inquiry
Title
Voltaire's tormented soul
Title remainder
a psychobiographic inquiry
Statement of responsibility
Alexander J. Nemeth
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1922-
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Nemeth, Alexander J.
Dewey number
194-VOL
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Voltaire
  • Authors, French
Label
Voltaire's tormented soul : a psychobiographic inquiry, Alexander J. Nemeth
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-340) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part I: Innate Disposition and Mental Power -- The Dionysian extrovert -- Frantically active from cradle to grave -- Speculator and entrepreneur -- Inexhaustible energy -- Intellect and emotions--inseparably intertwined -- Cognitive faculties -- The emotional factor -- "Free-floating ideation" -- Genesis of a freethinker -- Early environment -- School years: Le College Louis-le-Grand -- Introduction to adulthood at La Societe du Temple -- The English interlude -- Part II: Scars of Early Injuries -- Chere maman -- The wife of the notary -- The "bastard" of Rochebrune -- "Always ill" -- A socially licensed outlet: the stage -- The art of circumventing subconscious defenses -- Inflated self-esteem -- Vanitatum vanitas -- "Marginal man" -- Egocentric impulse in conflict with ideology -- Affair incomplete: impaired masculine self-image -- First puppy love, then gallantry -- Discomfort with "passionate" love -- Preference for "simple friendship" -- Missing: proper role models -- Part III: Motivational Forces -- A conflict never resolved: father and son -- The tug of war -- Guerrilla skirmishes by the pen -- The supernatural father -- The archetypal father -- Le Petit Volontaire ("Master Willful")--young and old -- Manipulator par excellence -- Choice of a pseudonym -- The Calas case -- Miscarriage of justice -- Voltaire in action --
Control code
FIEb1619293x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
359 pages
Isbn
9780934223928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)122309571
Label
Voltaire's tormented soul : a psychobiographic inquiry, Alexander J. Nemeth
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-340) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part I: Innate Disposition and Mental Power -- The Dionysian extrovert -- Frantically active from cradle to grave -- Speculator and entrepreneur -- Inexhaustible energy -- Intellect and emotions--inseparably intertwined -- Cognitive faculties -- The emotional factor -- "Free-floating ideation" -- Genesis of a freethinker -- Early environment -- School years: Le College Louis-le-Grand -- Introduction to adulthood at La Societe du Temple -- The English interlude -- Part II: Scars of Early Injuries -- Chere maman -- The wife of the notary -- The "bastard" of Rochebrune -- "Always ill" -- A socially licensed outlet: the stage -- The art of circumventing subconscious defenses -- Inflated self-esteem -- Vanitatum vanitas -- "Marginal man" -- Egocentric impulse in conflict with ideology -- Affair incomplete: impaired masculine self-image -- First puppy love, then gallantry -- Discomfort with "passionate" love -- Preference for "simple friendship" -- Missing: proper role models -- Part III: Motivational Forces -- A conflict never resolved: father and son -- The tug of war -- Guerrilla skirmishes by the pen -- The supernatural father -- The archetypal father -- Le Petit Volontaire ("Master Willful")--young and old -- Manipulator par excellence -- Choice of a pseudonym -- The Calas case -- Miscarriage of justice -- Voltaire in action --
Control code
FIEb1619293x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
359 pages
Isbn
9780934223928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)122309571

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