At the turn of the 20th century, Vienna was one of the most exciting cities on earthathe central gathering spot of the European avant-garde in art, architecture, literature, music, journalism, philosophy, psychiatry, and theater. The dynamic cross-pollination among the revolutionary figures involvedaKlimt, Kokoschka, the Wiener WerkstActte, Mahler, Freud, Wittgenstein, and many moreaturned the Austrian capital into an extraordinary laboratory for new ideas and concepts. It is where modern was born. With more than 500 illustrations, Vienna 1900 is a unique, concise portrait of a vibrant world and its most important protagonists.Neurath, Otto (1662-1945), economist, economic historian, sociologist and educational policy maker. Founder and director of the Museum of ... Head of the First Medical Clinic in Vienna from 1882. Was the first to recognize the importance ofanbsp;...
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