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The Resource Evolutionary mythology in the writings of Kurt Vonnegut : Darwin, Vonnegut and the construction of an American culture, Gilbert McInnis

Evolutionary mythology in the writings of Kurt Vonnegut : Darwin, Vonnegut and the construction of an American culture, Gilbert McInnis

Label
Evolutionary mythology in the writings of Kurt Vonnegut : Darwin, Vonnegut and the construction of an American culture
Title
Evolutionary mythology in the writings of Kurt Vonnegut
Title remainder
Darwin, Vonnegut and the construction of an American culture
Statement of responsibility
Gilbert McInnis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McInnis, Gilbert
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3572.O5
LC item number
Z773 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vonnegut, Kurt
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Evolution (Biology) in literature
  • Social Darwinism in literature
  • Literature and science
Label
Evolutionary mythology in the writings of Kurt Vonnegut : Darwin, Vonnegut and the construction of an American culture, Gilbert McInnis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Darwinism, social Darwinism, and mythology -- Mythology and Darwin's theory of natural selection in Galápagos -- The principles of the evolutionary mythology in Galápagos -- The sirens of Titan: Darwin, Einstein, and the cosmological connection -- The sirens of Titan: quantum mechanics, Einstein, and the in-complete story -- Slaughterhouse-five: Einstein, natural selection, and the unified story -- Nazi mythology and totalitarian minds in Mother night -- Adapting to the evolutionary mythology in Mother night -- The mythology of the consumer society in Breakfast of champions -- Evolutionary mythology in the writings of Kurt Vonnegut
Control code
613425855
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 253 pages
Isbn
9781933146997
Lccn
2010036648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)613425855
Label
Evolutionary mythology in the writings of Kurt Vonnegut : Darwin, Vonnegut and the construction of an American culture, Gilbert McInnis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Darwinism, social Darwinism, and mythology -- Mythology and Darwin's theory of natural selection in Galápagos -- The principles of the evolutionary mythology in Galápagos -- The sirens of Titan: Darwin, Einstein, and the cosmological connection -- The sirens of Titan: quantum mechanics, Einstein, and the in-complete story -- Slaughterhouse-five: Einstein, natural selection, and the unified story -- Nazi mythology and totalitarian minds in Mother night -- Adapting to the evolutionary mythology in Mother night -- The mythology of the consumer society in Breakfast of champions -- Evolutionary mythology in the writings of Kurt Vonnegut
Control code
613425855
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 253 pages
Isbn
9781933146997
Lccn
2010036648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)613425855

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