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The myth of death and resurrection emerged as an aesthetic concept in the arts and literature of the fin de siècle and rose to wide prevalence there. Death and resurrection mark the fields of expression that dominate the work of the Austrian conductor and composer Gustav Mahler (1860–1911). Vienna’s fin de siècle atmosphere of collapse and renewal coincided with Mahler’s general mo…

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Floros, Constantin, “Resurrection”, in: Encyclopedia of Jewish History and Culture Online, Original German Language Edition: Enzyklopädie Jüdischer Geschichte und Kultur. Im Auftrag der Sächsischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig herausgegeben von Dan Diner. © J.B. Metzler, Stuttgart/Springer-Verlag GmbH Deutschland 2011–2017. Consulted online on 22 September 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-8894_ejhc_COM_0057>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20221116

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