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The Resource Queens of Crime : American and British female detective novels over the course of time, Silke Friedrich

Queens of Crime : American and British female detective novels over the course of time, Silke Friedrich

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Queens of Crime : American and British female detective novels over the course of time
Title
Queens of Crime
Title remainder
American and British female detective novels over the course of time
Statement of responsibility
Silke Friedrich
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hauptbeschreibung Female crime writers were not always given the same recognition as today. Edgar Allan Poe's detective story 'The Murders in the Rue Morgue', written in 1841, is regarded as the beginning of the detective genre. In the following years, the genre was typically dominated by male authors. Since then considerable progress has been made, and female authors have created a very individual way of writing detective novels. However, experts still disagree on a clear definition of the female crime novel. The present study hopes to gain further insight into female detective nov
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Cataloging source
E7B
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Friedrich, Silke
Dewey number
420
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS374.D4
LC item number
F75 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Compact
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  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • Detective and mystery stories, English
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • Detective and mystery stories, English
Label
Queens of Crime : American and British female detective novels over the course of time, Silke Friedrich
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Publication
Note
  • "Disseminate knowledge"--Cover
  • Original title of the thesis: The female detective novel : a study with specific reference to American and British novels
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Queens of Crime: American and British female detective novels over the course of time; Table of Contents; 1. Abstract; 2. Introduction; 3. The history of crime novels with special focus on femaledetective novels; 4. Definitions and the ideal crime scheme; 5. Typical elements of female detective novels; 5.1 The lady detectives and female roles; 5.2 The motives and topics; 5.3 The adaption to male manner of speaking; 6. The appeal of detective novels for women writers; 7. Conclusion; 8. Bibliography
Control code
857079521
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (40 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783954895274
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)857079521
Label
Queens of Crime : American and British female detective novels over the course of time, Silke Friedrich
Publication
Note
  • "Disseminate knowledge"--Cover
  • Original title of the thesis: The female detective novel : a study with specific reference to American and British novels
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Queens of Crime: American and British female detective novels over the course of time; Table of Contents; 1. Abstract; 2. Introduction; 3. The history of crime novels with special focus on femaledetective novels; 4. Definitions and the ideal crime scheme; 5. Typical elements of female detective novels; 5.1 The lady detectives and female roles; 5.2 The motives and topics; 5.3 The adaption to male manner of speaking; 6. The appeal of detective novels for women writers; 7. Conclusion; 8. Bibliography
Control code
857079521
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (40 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783954895274
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)857079521

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