Folklore and Physiology: The Vitality of Blood in the Works of the Brothers Grimm Chapter uri icon



  • It explores for the first time the life-force (Lebenskraft) debate in Germany, which was manifest in philosophical reflection, medical treatise, scientific experimentation, theoretical physics, aesthetic theory, and literary practice esp ...

publication date

  • January 18, 2016

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book title

  • The Early History of Embodied Cognition 1740-1920 The Lebenskraft-Debate and Radical Reality in German Science, Music, and Literature

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International Standard Book Number (ISBN) 13

  • 9789004309036

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start page

  • 185

end page

  • 207