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The Resource Thrillers : genesis and structure of a popular genre, Jerry Palmer

Thrillers : genesis and structure of a popular genre, Jerry Palmer

Label
Thrillers : genesis and structure of a popular genre
Title
Thrillers
Title remainder
genesis and structure of a popular genre
Statement of responsibility
Jerry Palmer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Palmer, Jerry
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Detective and mystery stories, English
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • Spy stories, English
  • Popular literature
  • Suspense fiction
  • Espionage in literature
  • Spies in literature
Label
Thrillers : genesis and structure of a popular genre, Jerry Palmer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [221]-226
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ch. 4.
  • The negative thriller
  • ch. 5.
  • Conclusion
  • pt. 2.
  • Ideology and excitement:
  • ch. 1.
  • Thrills
  • ch. 2.
  • What makes a good thriller?
  • pt. 1.
  • Competition and conspiracy: paranoia as ideology
  • pt. 3.
  • In historical perspective:
  • ch. 1.
  • The School of Mayhem Parva: the classic English detective story
  • ch. 2.
  • Edgar Allan Poe and Wilkie Collins
  • ch. 3.
  • The literary origins of the thriller
  • ch. 4.
  • Heros and villains:
  • Genre theory
  • pt. 4.
  • Sociology of the thriller:
  • ch. 1.
  • Competitive individualism
  • ch. 2.
  • The fear of conspiracy
  • ch. 3.
  • Synthesis
  • pt. 5.
  • ch. 1.
  • After the thriller
  • The amateur, the professional and the bureaucrat
  • ch. 2.
  • Cold blood or exhilaration
  • ch. 3.
  • The hero: alone, sexy, competitive
Control code
4591566
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
232 pages
Isbn
9780312803476
Lccn
79000095
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)168245
Label
Thrillers : genesis and structure of a popular genre, Jerry Palmer
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [221]-226
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ch. 4.
  • The negative thriller
  • ch. 5.
  • Conclusion
  • pt. 2.
  • Ideology and excitement:
  • ch. 1.
  • Thrills
  • ch. 2.
  • What makes a good thriller?
  • pt. 1.
  • Competition and conspiracy: paranoia as ideology
  • pt. 3.
  • In historical perspective:
  • ch. 1.
  • The School of Mayhem Parva: the classic English detective story
  • ch. 2.
  • Edgar Allan Poe and Wilkie Collins
  • ch. 3.
  • The literary origins of the thriller
  • ch. 4.
  • Heros and villains:
  • Genre theory
  • pt. 4.
  • Sociology of the thriller:
  • ch. 1.
  • Competitive individualism
  • ch. 2.
  • The fear of conspiracy
  • ch. 3.
  • Synthesis
  • pt. 5.
  • ch. 1.
  • After the thriller
  • The amateur, the professional and the bureaucrat
  • ch. 2.
  • Cold blood or exhilaration
  • ch. 3.
  • The hero: alone, sexy, competitive
Control code
4591566
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
232 pages
Isbn
9780312803476
Lccn
79000095
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)168245

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