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The Resource New perspectives on detective fiction : mystery magnified, edited by Casey A. Cothran and Mercy Cannon

New perspectives on detective fiction : mystery magnified, edited by Casey A. Cothran and Mercy Cannon

Label
New perspectives on detective fiction : mystery magnified
Title
New perspectives on detective fiction
Title remainder
mystery magnified
Statement of responsibility
edited by Casey A. Cothran and Mercy Cannon
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
809.3/872
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN3448.D4
LC item number
N49 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cothran, Casey A.
  • Cannon, Mercy
Series statement
Routledge interdisciplinary perspectives on literature
Series volume
55
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Society in literature
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Society in literature
Label
New perspectives on detective fiction : mystery magnified, edited by Casey A. Cothran and Mercy Cannon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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: Embarking on a New Investigation / Casey A. Cothran and Mercy Cannon -- Part I: Disturbing Expectations. Chapter One: Troubling Bodies of Evidence: Gender, Detection, and the Problems of Self-Reinvention in Raymond Chandler's The Lady in the Lake and Tim O'Brien's In the Lake of the Woods / Andrew M. Hakim -- Chapter Two: The Revelations of the Corpse: Interpreting the Body in the Golden Age Detective Novel / Brittain Bright and Rebecca Mills -- Chapter Three: Mapping the Mark: Tattoos, Crime Fiction, and Gendered Cartographies / Kate Watson -- Part II: Implicating Readers. Chapter Four: The Transtextuality of James M. Cain's Snyder-Gray Novels: The Postman Always Rings Twice, Double Indemnity, and The Cocktail Waitress / Jennie MacDonald -- Chapter Five: P.D. James's Discontinuous Narrative: A Suitable Job for a Reader / Janice Marion Shaw -- Chapter Six: Franz Kafka: Before the Fictional Process / David Ben-Merre -- Part III: Indicting Cultures. Chapter Seven: J.D. Robb's Police Procedurals and the Critique of Modernity / Srividhya Swaminathan -- Chapter Eight: Cooking the Books: Metafictional Myth and Ecocritical Magic in "Cozy" -- Mysteries from Agatha Christie to Contemporary Cooking Sleuths / Susan Rowland -- Chapter Nine: Romance Narratives, Blackmail, and the Price of Knowledge in the Novels of Raymond Chandler / John Scaggs -- Part IV: Adapting Forms. Chapter Ten: Agatha Christie's Mousetrap and Tom Stoppard's Real Inspector Hound: Playing Cat and Mouse with Farce, Parody, and Meta-Theatricality / Caroline Marie -- Chapter Eleven: Beyond the Fog: Inherent Vice and Thomas Pynchon's Noir Adjustment / Eleanor Gold -- Chapter Twelve: The Mystery of the Missing Formula: Adapting the World's Most Popular Girl Detective to Multimedia Platforms / Beth Walker
Control code
914136843
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 249 pages
Isbn
9781138910980
Lccn
2015021932
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40025457094
System control number
(OCoLC)914136843
Label
New perspectives on detective fiction : mystery magnified, edited by Casey A. Cothran and Mercy Cannon
Publication
Copyright
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: Embarking on a New Investigation / Casey A. Cothran and Mercy Cannon -- Part I: Disturbing Expectations. Chapter One: Troubling Bodies of Evidence: Gender, Detection, and the Problems of Self-Reinvention in Raymond Chandler's The Lady in the Lake and Tim O'Brien's In the Lake of the Woods / Andrew M. Hakim -- Chapter Two: The Revelations of the Corpse: Interpreting the Body in the Golden Age Detective Novel / Brittain Bright and Rebecca Mills -- Chapter Three: Mapping the Mark: Tattoos, Crime Fiction, and Gendered Cartographies / Kate Watson -- Part II: Implicating Readers. Chapter Four: The Transtextuality of James M. Cain's Snyder-Gray Novels: The Postman Always Rings Twice, Double Indemnity, and The Cocktail Waitress / Jennie MacDonald -- Chapter Five: P.D. James's Discontinuous Narrative: A Suitable Job for a Reader / Janice Marion Shaw -- Chapter Six: Franz Kafka: Before the Fictional Process / David Ben-Merre -- Part III: Indicting Cultures. Chapter Seven: J.D. Robb's Police Procedurals and the Critique of Modernity / Srividhya Swaminathan -- Chapter Eight: Cooking the Books: Metafictional Myth and Ecocritical Magic in "Cozy" -- Mysteries from Agatha Christie to Contemporary Cooking Sleuths / Susan Rowland -- Chapter Nine: Romance Narratives, Blackmail, and the Price of Knowledge in the Novels of Raymond Chandler / John Scaggs -- Part IV: Adapting Forms. Chapter Ten: Agatha Christie's Mousetrap and Tom Stoppard's Real Inspector Hound: Playing Cat and Mouse with Farce, Parody, and Meta-Theatricality / Caroline Marie -- Chapter Eleven: Beyond the Fog: Inherent Vice and Thomas Pynchon's Noir Adjustment / Eleanor Gold -- Chapter Twelve: The Mystery of the Missing Formula: Adapting the World's Most Popular Girl Detective to Multimedia Platforms / Beth Walker
Control code
914136843
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 249 pages
Isbn
9781138910980
Lccn
2015021932
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40025457094
System control number
(OCoLC)914136843

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