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The Resource A bloody and barbarous god : the metaphysics of Cormac McCarthy, Petra Mundik, (electronic resource)

A bloody and barbarous god : the metaphysics of Cormac McCarthy, Petra Mundik, (electronic resource)

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A bloody and barbarous god : the metaphysics of Cormac McCarthy
Title
A bloody and barbarous god
Title remainder
the metaphysics of Cormac McCarthy
Statement of responsibility
Petra Mundik
Title variation
Metaphysics of Cormac McCarthy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mundik, Petra
Dewey number
813/.54
LC call number
PS3563.C337
LC item number
Z775 2016
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  • McCarthy, Cormac
  • Metaphysics in literature
  • Good and evil in literature
  • Apocalypse in literature
  • Gnosticism in literature
  • Philosophy in literature
  • Mysticism in literature
  • Spirituality in literature
Label
A bloody and barbarous god : the metaphysics of Cormac McCarthy, Petra Mundik, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 397-412) and index
Contents
Introduction. " A direct apprehension of reality": Cormac McCarthy and the perennial philosophy -- "Terra damnata": anticosmic mysticism in Blood meridian -- "Suzerain of the earth": the mystery of the judge in Blood meridian -- "Disciples of a new faith": satanic parody in Blood meridian -- "This luminosity in beings so endarkened": gnostic soteriology in Blood meridian -- "Diverging equity": the nature of existence in All the pretty horses -- "All was fear and marvel": positive and negative epiphanies in The crossing, Book one -- "The illusion of proximity": transcendence and immanence in The crossing, Book two -- "Mourners in the darkness": blindness and insight in The crossing, Book three -- "The right and godmade sun": destiny and salvation in The crossing, Book four -- "Beauty and loss are one": transience and fate in Cities of the plain -- "The bloody and barbarous god": sin and forgiveness in Cities of the plain -- "That man who is all men": the illusory and the real in the epilogue to The border trilogy -- "In all that dark and all that cold": good and evil in No country for old men -- "All things of grace and beauty": the presence of the sacred in The road
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001638564
Dimensions
24 cm
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unknown
Extent
vi, 425 pages
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Isbn
9780826356703
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(hardcover)
Lccn
2015025658
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remote
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(WaSeSS)ssj0001638564
Label
A bloody and barbarous god : the metaphysics of Cormac McCarthy, Petra Mundik, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 397-412) and index
Contents
Introduction. " A direct apprehension of reality": Cormac McCarthy and the perennial philosophy -- "Terra damnata": anticosmic mysticism in Blood meridian -- "Suzerain of the earth": the mystery of the judge in Blood meridian -- "Disciples of a new faith": satanic parody in Blood meridian -- "This luminosity in beings so endarkened": gnostic soteriology in Blood meridian -- "Diverging equity": the nature of existence in All the pretty horses -- "All was fear and marvel": positive and negative epiphanies in The crossing, Book one -- "The illusion of proximity": transcendence and immanence in The crossing, Book two -- "Mourners in the darkness": blindness and insight in The crossing, Book three -- "The right and godmade sun": destiny and salvation in The crossing, Book four -- "Beauty and loss are one": transience and fate in Cities of the plain -- "The bloody and barbarous god": sin and forgiveness in Cities of the plain -- "That man who is all men": the illusory and the real in the epilogue to The border trilogy -- "In all that dark and all that cold": good and evil in No country for old men -- "All things of grace and beauty": the presence of the sacred in The road
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001638564
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
vi, 425 pages
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9780826356703
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015025658
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001638564

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