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The Resource The spaces of violence, James R. Giles

The spaces of violence, James R. Giles

Label
The spaces of violence
Title
The spaces of violence
Statement of responsibility
James R. Giles
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines 10 novels for the ways they explore violence and space as interrelated phenomena. The author argues that each of the novels he studies represent a "fourthspace" at the margins of physical, social, and psychological space, a territory at the cultural borders of the mainstream
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Giles, James Richard
Dewey number
813/.54093552
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.V58
LC item number
G548 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Violence in literature
  • Space (Architecture) in literature
  • Space and time in literature
  • Personal space in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American fiction
  • Personal space in literature
  • Space and time in literature
  • Space (Architecture) in literature
  • Violence in literature
Label
The spaces of violence, James R. Giles
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-202) and index
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
Violence and space -- Discovering fourthspace in Appalachia : Cormac McCarthy's Outer Dark and Child of God -- Russell Banks's Affliction : "all those solitary dumb angry men" -- Of vultures, eyeballs, and parrots : Lewis Nordan's Wolf Whistle -- The myth of the Boatright Men : Dorothy Allison's Bastard out of Carolina -- Playing for death : Don Delillo's End Zone -- Drifting through Urantia : greyhound space in Denis Johnson's Angels -- The return of John Smith : Sherman Alexie's Indian Killer -- "The Battle of Bob Hope" and "The Great Elephant Zap" : Robert Stone's Dog Soldiers -- "I hope you didn't go into raw space without me": Bret Easton Ellis's American Psycho -- Violence and family structures
Control code
647817489
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 209 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817382803
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647817489
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The spaces of violence, James R. Giles
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-202) and index
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
Violence and space -- Discovering fourthspace in Appalachia : Cormac McCarthy's Outer Dark and Child of God -- Russell Banks's Affliction : "all those solitary dumb angry men" -- Of vultures, eyeballs, and parrots : Lewis Nordan's Wolf Whistle -- The myth of the Boatright Men : Dorothy Allison's Bastard out of Carolina -- Playing for death : Don Delillo's End Zone -- Drifting through Urantia : greyhound space in Denis Johnson's Angels -- The return of John Smith : Sherman Alexie's Indian Killer -- "The Battle of Bob Hope" and "The Great Elephant Zap" : Robert Stone's Dog Soldiers -- "I hope you didn't go into raw space without me": Bret Easton Ellis's American Psycho -- Violence and family structures
Control code
647817489
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 209 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817382803
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647817489
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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