Annotated bibliography

Abrahamsen, David.

The Mind and Death of a Genius. New York: Columbia University Press, 1946. [A psycho-biography of Otto Weininger.]

Agacinski, Sylviane.

Politique des sexes. Editions du Seuil, 1998. Translated as Parity of the Sexes by Lisa Walsh. Columbia University Press, 2001. Annotation.

Anderson, Mark M.

“‘Jewish Music?’ Otto Weininger and ‘Josephine the Singer’.” Kafka’s Clothes: Ornament and Aestheticism in the Hapsburg Fin-de-siècle. New York: Oxford University Press, 1992, pp. 194-216. Annotation in prep.

Anderson, Susan C.

“Otto Weininger’s Masculine Utopia.” German Studies Review 19 (1996): 433-453.

Arens, Katherine.

“Characterology: Weininger and Austrian Popular Science.” In Jews and Gender: Responses to Otto Weininger. Edited by Barbara Hyams and Nancy A. Harrowitz. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995. Annotation in prep.

Beller, Steven.

Vienna and The Jews 1867-1938: A Cultural History. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1989. Annotation.

Beller, Steven.

“Otto Weininger as Liberal?” In Jews and Gender: Responses to Otto Weininger. Edited by Barbara Hyams and Nancy A. Harrowitz. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995. Annotation in prep.

Bristow, Edward J.

Prostitution and Prejudice: The Jewish Fight Against White Slavery 1870-1939. New York: Schocken Books, 1983. Annotation.

Brude-Firnau, Gisela.

“A Scientific Image of Woman? The Influence of Otto Weininger’s Sex and Character on the German Novel.” In Jews and Gender: Responses to Otto Weininger. Edited by Barbara Hyams and Nancy A. Harrowitz. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995. Annotation in prep.

Burns, Steven.

“Sex and Solipsism: Weininger’s On Last Things,” in Wittgenstein Reads Weininger. Edited by David G. Stern and Béla Szabados. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2004, pp. 62-88. Annotation.

Calhoun, Cheshire.

“Cognitive Emotions?” in What is an Emotion?: Classic and Contemporary Readings, 2nd Ed.. Edited by Robert C. Solomon. New York: Oxford University Press, 2003. Annotation.

Cavaglion, Alberto.

“Svevo and Weininger (Lord Morton’s Mare).” In Jews and Gender: Responses to Otto Weininger. Edited by Barbara Hyams and Nancy A. Harrowitz. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995. Annotation in prep.

Döder, Elfreide.

“Molly is Sexuality: The Weiningerian Definition of Woman in Joyce’s Ulysses.” In Jews and Gender: Responses to Otto Weininger. Edited by Barbara Hyams and Nancy A. Harrowitz. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995. Annotation in prep.

Delavenay, Emile.

“Lawrence, Otto Weininger and ‘Rather Raw Philosophy’,” in D. H. Lawrence: New Studies. Edited by Christopher Heywood. London: The MacMillan Press, 1987.

Dick, Susan.

“‘What Fools We Were!’: Virginia Woolf’s A Society.” Twentieth Century Literature, 33 (Spring, 1987). Annotation.

Drury, M. O’C.

“Some Notes on Conversations” in Ludwig Wittgenstein: Personal Recollections, Rush Rhees, ed., (New Jersey: Rowman and Littlefield, 1981), pp. 106-7. Annotation.

Dydo, Ulla E.

“Must Horses Drink.” Tulsa Studies in Women’s Literature 4 (1985): 272-280.

Ellis, Havelock.

“Sex and Character.” Mind: A Quarterly Review of Psychology and Philosophy 16.63 (1907): 446-447.

Evans, Arthur.

“The Logic of Homophobia.” Gay Today, 16 October 2000, 3 March 2006. Annotation. (An earlier version appeared in The Gay and Lesbian Review 7 (Summer 2000), p. 19.)

Foell, Kristie A.

“Whores, Mothers, and Others: Reception of Otto Weininger’s Sex and Character in Elias Canetti’s Auto-da-fé.” In Jews and Gender: Responses to Otto Weininger. Edited by Barbara Hyams and Nancy A. Harrowitz. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995. Annotation in prep.

Gilman, Charlotte Perkins.

“Dr. Weininger’s Sex and Character.” The Critic: An Illustrated Monthly Review of Literature, Art and Life XLVIII (May 1906).

Gilman, Sander L.

“Otto Weininger and Sigmund Freud: Race and Gender in the Shaping of Psychoanalysis.” In Jews and Gender: Responses to Otto Weininger. Edited by Barbara Hyams and Nancy A. Harrowitz. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995. Annotation in prep.

Greenspan, Patricia.

“Reasons to Feel,” in What is an Emotion?: Classic and Contemporary Readings, 2nd Ed.. Edited by Robert C. Solomon. New York: Oxford University Press, 2003. Originally in Patricia Greenspan, Emotions and Reasons: An Enquiry into Emotional Justification. New York: Routledge, Inc., 1988. Annotation.

Greenway, Judy.

“It’s What You Do With It That Counts: Interpretations of Otto Weininger,” in Sexology in Culture: Labelling Bodies and Desires. Edited by Lucy Bland and Laura Doan. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998, pp. 27-43. Annotation.

Greer, Germaine.

The Female Eunuch. London: MacGibbon & Kee, 1970, Chapter titled “Womanpower.”

Haller, Rudolf.

“What do Wittgenstein and Weininger have in Common?” In Questions on Wittgenstein. London: Routledge, 1988. 90-99. Annotation in prep.

Hamann, Brigitte.

Hitler’s Vienna: A Dictator’s Apprenticeship. Translated by Thomas Thornton. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999. Annotation.

Harrowitz, Nancy A.

“Weininger and Lombroso: A Question of Influence.” In Jews and Gender: Responses to Otto Weininger. Edited by Barbara Hyams and Nancy A. Harrowitz. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995. Annotation in prep.

Hernádi, Miklos.

“Otto, Franz, Georg: An Exercise in the Psycho-History of Weininger, Kafka, and Lukács.” Hungarian Studies 1994. 9:1-2. 73-76.

Hoberman, John M.

“Otto Weininger and the Critique of Jewish Masculinity.” In Jews and Gender: Responses to Otto Weininger. Edited by Barbara Hyams and Nancy A. Harrowitz. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995. Annotation in prep.

Hyams, Barbara.

“Weininger and Nazi Ideology.” In Jews and Gender: Responses to Otto Weininger. Edited by Barbara Hyams and Nancy A. Harrowitz. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995. Annotation in prep.

Jaffe, William Walter.

“Studies in Obsession: Otto Weininger, Arthur Schnitzler, Heimito von Dorderer.” Ph.D. dissertation, Yale University, 1979.

Janik, Allan.

“From Logic to Animality or How Wittgenstein Used Otto Weininger.” Nomadas.4, Revista Critica de Ciencias Sociales y Juridicas (Julio-Diciembre.2000). original accessed: 10-17-2005. Annotation.

Janik, Allan.

Wittgenstein’s Vienna Revisited. New Brunswick and London: Transaction Publishers, 2001.

Janik, Allan.

“Weininger and the Two Wittgensteins,” in Wittgenstein Reads Weininger. Edited by David G. Stern and Béla Szabados. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004, pp. 62-88. Annotation.

Janik, Allan.

“How Weininger Influenced Wittgenstein.” In Jews and Gender: Responses to Otto Weininger. Edited by Barbara Hyams and Nancy A. Harrowitz. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995. Annotation in prep.

Janik, Allan.

“Therapeutic Nihilism: How Not to Write About Otto Weininger.” In Structure and Gestalt: Philosophy and Literature in Austria-Hungary and her Successor States. Edited by Barry Smith. Amsterdam: JohnsBenjamins B. V., 1981. 263-292. Annotation in prep.

Janik, Allan.

“Weininger and the Science of Sex: Prolegomena to Any Future Study.” In Decadence and Innovation: Austro-Hungarian Life and Art at the Turn of the Century. Edited by Robert B. Pynsent. London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1989. 24-32. Annotation in prep.

Janik, Allan.

“Must Anti-Modernism be Irrational?.” In How Not to Interpret a Culture: Essays on the Problem of Method in the Geisteswisenschaften. Bergen: Universitetet i Bergen, Filosofik institutt, 1986. 66-84.

Joly, Ralph Robert.

“Chauvinist Brew and Leopold Bloom: The Weininger Legacy.” James Joyce Quarterly . 19.2 (1982): 194-198.

Katz, Leon.

“Weininger and ‘The Making of Americans’.” Twentieth Century Literature 24.1 (1978): 8-26. Annotation.

Kavka, Misha.

“The ‘Alluring Abyss of Nothingness’: Misogyny and (Male) Hysteria in Otto Weininger.” New German Critique . 66 (1995): 123-145. Annotation in prep.

Kohn, Hans.

“Eros and Sorrow: Notes on the Life and Work of Arthur Schnitzler and Otto Weininger.” Publications of the Leo Baeck Institute, Year Book VI . (1961): 152. Annotation in prep.

LeRider, Jacques.

“‘The Otto Weininger Case’ Revisited.” In Jews and Gender: Responses to Otto Weininger. Edited by Barbara Hyams and Nancy A. Harrowitz. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995. Annotation in prep.

Mehlman, Jeffrey.

“Weininger in a Poem by Appollinaire.” In Jews and Gender: Responses to Otto Weininger. Edited by Barbara Hyams and Nancy A. Harrowitz. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995. Annotation in prep.

Mellow, James R.

Charmed Circle: Gertrude Stein and Company. New York: Praeger Publishers, Inc. 1974. Annotation.

Morlock, Ingeborg E.

“Otto Weininger’s ‘Geschlecht und Charakter’ and Hermann Broch’s ‘Die Schlafwandler’.” St. Louis, Missouri: Washington University, 1993.

Naiman, Eric.

“Historectomies: On the Metaphysics of Reproduction in a Utopian Age,” in Sexuality and the Body in Russian Culture. Edited by Jane T. Costlow, Stephanie Sandler, and Judith Vowles. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1993, pp. 255-276. Annotation.

Nietzsche, Friedrich.

Twilight of the Idols (1895), in The Portable Nietzsche. Translated and edited by Walter Kaufman. New York: Viking Press, 1968a.

Raitt, Suzanne.

“Sex, Love and the Homosexual Body in Early Sexology.” In Sexology and Culture: Labelling Bodies and Desires. Edited by Lucy Bland and Laura Doan. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998, pp. 150-164. Annotation.

Reizbaum, Marilyn.

“Weininger and the Bloom of Jewish Self-hatred in Joyce’s Ulysses.” In Jews and Gender: Responses to Otto Weininger. Edited by Barbara Hyams and Nancy A. Harrowitz. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995. Annotation in prep.

Rhees, Rush.

“Postscript” In Ludwig Wittgenstein: Personal Recollections. Edited by Rush Rhees. New Jersey: Rowman and Littlefield, 1981, pp. 190-231. Annotation.

Rodlauer, Hannelore.

“Fragments from Weininger’s Education (1895-1902).” In Jews and Gender: Responses to Otto Weininger. Edited by Barbara Hyams and Nancy A. Harrowitz. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995. Annotation in prep.

Rokem, Freddie.

“Memory and History: The Soul of a Jew by Jehoshua Sobol.” In Jews and Gender: Responses to Otto Weininger. Edited by Barbara Hyams and Nancy A. Harrowitz. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995. Annotation in prep.

Rosenfeld, Natania.

“James Joyce’s Womanly Wandering Jew.” In Jews and Gender: Responses to Otto Weininger. Edited by Barbara Hyams and Nancy A. Harrowitz. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995. Annotation in prep.

Schulte, Joachim.

“Wittgenstein and Weininger: Time, Life and World.” In Wittgenstein Reads Weininger. Edited by David G. Stern and Béla Szabados. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004, pp. 112-37. Annotation.

Sengoopta, Chandak.

Otto Weininger: Sex, Science, and Self in Imperial Vienna. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2000.

Smith, Barry.

“Weininger und Wittgenstein.” In Wittgenstein and Contemporary Philosophy (Teoria, 5). Edited by B. F. McGuinness and A. Gargani. Pisa: ETS (1984), 156–165.

Stach, Reiner.

“Kafka’s Egoless Woman: Otto Weininger’s Sex and Character.” In Reading Kafka: Prague, Politics and the Fin de Siècle. Edited by Mark Anderson. New York: Schocken Books, 1989, 149-169. Annotation.

Steig, Gerald.

“Kafka and Weininger.” In Jews and Gender: Responses to Otto Weininger. Edited by Barbara Hyams and Nancy A. Harrowitz. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995. Annotation in prep.

Stein, Gertrude and Amy Feinstein

“The Modern Jew Who Has Given Up the Faith of His Fathers Can Reasonably and Consistently Believe in Isolation.” PMLA, Vol. 116, No. 2 (Mar., 2001), pp. 416-428. Annotation.

Stein, Gertrude.

Three Lives. New York: Random House, 1936 (originally, 1909). Annotation.

Stein, Gertrude.

The Making of Americans. Written 1906-1908, published 1934.

Stein, Gertrude.

The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas. New York: Vintage Books, 1960. Annotation. Cited.

Stein, Gertrude.

Fernhurst, Q.E.D. and Other Early Writings. New York: Liveright, 1971. Annotation.

Stein, Gertrude.

Everybody’s Autobiography. Random House: New York, 1937. Cited.

Stein, Gertrude.

Tender Buttons. Claire-Marie: New York, 1914. Cited.

Stein, Gertrude.

Wars I Have Seen. Random House: New York, 1944. Cited.

Stern, David G.

“Weininger and Wittgenstein on ‘Animal Psychology.’” In Wittgenstein Reads Weininger. Edited by David G. Stern and Béla Szabados. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004, pp. 169-97. Annotation.

Stern, David G. and Béla Szabados, eds.

Wittgenstein Reads Weininger. Cambridge University Press, 2004. Annotation.

Steuer, Daniel.

“Uncanny Differences: Wittgenstein and Weininger as Doppelgänger.” In Wittgenstein Reads Weininger. Edited by David G. Stern and Béla Szabados. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004, pp. 138-68. Annotation.

Stimpson, Catharine R.

“The Mind, the Body, and Gertrude Stein.” Critical Inquiry, Vol. 3, No. 3, (Spring, 1977), pp. 489-506. Annotation.

Szabados, Béla.

“Eggshells or Nourishing Yolk? A Portrait of Wittgenstein as a Weiningerian.” In Wittgenstein Reads Weininger. Edited by David G. Stern and Béla Szabados. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004, pp. 29-61. Annotation.

Szabados, Bela.

“Wittgenstein’s Women: The Philosophical Significance of Wittgenstein’s Misogyny.” In Journal of Philosophical Research. XXII (1997): 483. Annotation in prep.

Taylor, S. J.

Stalin’s Apologist: Walter Duranty, the New York Times Man in Moscow. Oxford University Press, 1990. [Weininger references on pp. 33, 330-1.] Annotation.

Toews, John E.

“Refashioning the Masculine Subject in Early Modernism: Narratives of Self-Dissolution and Self-Construction in Psychoanalysis and Literature 1900-1914.” Modernism/Modernity. 4.1 (1997): 31-67. Annotation in prep.

Vertinsky, Patricia.

“Body Matters: Race, Gender, and Perceptions of Physical Ability from Goethe to Weininger.” In Identity and Intolerance: Nationalism, Racism, and Xenophobia in Germany and the United States. Edited by Norbert Finzsch and Dietmar Schirmer. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. 331-370.

Wagner-Martin, Linda.

Favored Strangers: Gertrude Stein and Her Family. Rutgers University Press: New Brunswick, N.J., 1995. Cited.

Warren, Lansing.

“Gertrude Stein Views Life and Politics.” New York Times May 6, 1934. Cited.

Weber, Mark.

“Gertrude Stein’s Complex Worldview.” Journal of Historical Review September/October, 1997, 16:5. Online (accessed: 8-14-08). Cited.

Weininger, Otto.

A Translation of Weininger’s Über die letzten Dinge (1904/1907)/On Last Things. Translated by Steven Burns. Lewiston, NY: The Edwin Mellen Press, 2001.

Weininger, Otto.

Sex & Character (1903). Anonymous translation. London: Heinemann, 1906.

Weininger, Otto.

Sex and Character (1903). Translated by Ladislaus Löb. Indiana University Press, 2005.

Weininger, Otto.

Collected Aphorisms, Notebook, and Letters to a Friend (1919). Translated by Martin Dudaniec & Kevin Solway. Published online, 2000.

Weininger, Otto.

“Metaphysics (Containing the idea of a universal symbolism, animal psychology [with a fairly complete psychology of the criminal]. etc.).” Journal of Philosophical Research XV (1989-90):311. Translated by S. A. M. Burns. [This is a section of Über die letzten Dinge (On Last Things), a selection of Weininger’s posthumously published writings. Burns later published a complete translation of Über die letzten Dinge, see above.]

Weininger, Richard.

Exciting Years. Hicksville, NY: Exposition Press, 1978.

Werkner, Patrick.

Austrian Expressionism: The Formative Years. Translated by Nicholas Parsons. Palo Alto, CA: Society for the Promotion of Science and Scholarship, 1993.

Wickham, Harvey.

The Impuritans. New York: The Dial Press, 1929.

Wiesel, Elie.

“The Stranger in the Bible.” In The Kingdom of Memory. New York: Schocken/Random House, 1995, pp. 65-67.

Will, Barbara

“Gertrude Stein and Zionism.” Modern Fiction Studies 51.2 (2005) 437-455. Annotation.

Wineapple, Brenda.

Sister Brother: Gertrude and Leo Stein. New York: Putnam, 1996. Annotation.

Wittgenstein, Ludwig.

Letters to Russell, Keynes and Moore. Edited by G. H. von Wright. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1974.

Woolf, Virginia.

A Room of One’s Own. New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1929. Annotation.

Woolf, Virginia.

“A Society.” In Monday or Tuesday (1921). Annotation.

Woolf, Virginia.

The Diary of Virginia Woolf, Volume II: 1920-1924. Edited by Anne Olivier Bell. London: The Hogarth Press, 1978.

Woolf, Virginia.

Virginia Woolf, Women & Fiction: The manuscript versions of A Room of One’s Own. Edited by S. P. Rosenbaum. Blackwell, 1992.