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Lustmord : sexual murder in Weimar Germany / Maria Tatar.
- Tatar, Maria, 1945-
- , ©1995
About this work
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, , ©1995.
xii, 213 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Includes bibliographic references (p. -208) and index
Morbid curiosity: why Lustmord? -- "Ask mother": the construction of sexual murder -- Crime, contagion, and containment: sexual murder in the Weimar republic -- Fighting for life: figurations of war, women, and the city in the work of Otto Dix -- Life in the combat zone: military and sexual anxieties in the work of George Grosz -- The Corpse vanishes: gender, violence, and agency in Alfred Doblin's Berlin Alexanderplatz -- The killer as victim: Fritz Lang's M -- Reinventions: murder in the name of art.
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Where to find it
LocationHistory of Medicine KM.37.AA9