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The Resource Race and religion in the postcolonial British detective story : ten essays, edited by Julie H. Kim

Race and religion in the postcolonial British detective story : ten essays, edited by Julie H. Kim

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Race and religion in the postcolonial British detective story : ten essays
Title
Race and religion in the postcolonial British detective story
Title remainder
ten essays
Statement of responsibility
edited by Julie H. Kim
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The ten essays in this work examine the changing nature of British detective fiction. British detective writers are overwhelmingly white, and the essays here explore how these authors delve into ethnic diversity without the benefit of first-hand experience"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.0872093552
Index
index present
LC call number
PR888.D4
LC item number
R33 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Kim, Julie H
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  • Detective and mystery stories, English
  • Ethnic relations in literature
  • Postcolonialism in literature
  • Ethnic groups in literature
  • Ethnicity in literature
  • Religion in literature
  • Race in literature
Label
Race and religion in the postcolonial British detective story : ten essays, edited by Julie H. Kim
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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
Those other villagers : policing Englishness in Caroline Graham's The killings at Badger's Drift / Neil McCaw -- A nice point of blood : race and religion in Rumpole's return / Brad Buchanan -- Relocating the heart of darkness in Ruth Rendell / Suzanne Penuel -- Detecting empire from inside-out and outside-in : the politics of detection in the fiction of Elizabeth George and Lucha Corpi / Tim Libretti -- Deliver us to evil : religion as abject other in Elizabeth George's A great deliverance / Kate Koppelman -- Missing persons and multicultural identity : the case of Phillip Kerr's Berlin noir / John Scaggs -- "At the threshold of eternity" : religious inversion in Peter Ackroyd's Hawksmoor / Andrew Hock-soon Ng -- Ian Rankin and the god of Scots / Brian Diemert -- Gender and ethnic otherness in selected novels by Ann Granger, Cath Stainclife and Alma Fritchley / Marta Vizcaya Echano -- Putting the "black" into "tartan noir" / Peter Clandfield
Control code
58985674
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 244 pages
Isbn
9780786421756
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005009220
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Race and religion in the postcolonial British detective story : ten essays, edited by Julie H. Kim
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
Those other villagers : policing Englishness in Caroline Graham's The killings at Badger's Drift / Neil McCaw -- A nice point of blood : race and religion in Rumpole's return / Brad Buchanan -- Relocating the heart of darkness in Ruth Rendell / Suzanne Penuel -- Detecting empire from inside-out and outside-in : the politics of detection in the fiction of Elizabeth George and Lucha Corpi / Tim Libretti -- Deliver us to evil : religion as abject other in Elizabeth George's A great deliverance / Kate Koppelman -- Missing persons and multicultural identity : the case of Phillip Kerr's Berlin noir / John Scaggs -- "At the threshold of eternity" : religious inversion in Peter Ackroyd's Hawksmoor / Andrew Hock-soon Ng -- Ian Rankin and the god of Scots / Brian Diemert -- Gender and ethnic otherness in selected novels by Ann Granger, Cath Stainclife and Alma Fritchley / Marta Vizcaya Echano -- Putting the "black" into "tartan noir" / Peter Clandfield
Control code
58985674
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 244 pages
Isbn
9780786421756
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005009220
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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