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The Resource Beckett's critical complicity : carnival, contestation, and tradition, Sylvie Debevec Henning

Beckett's critical complicity : carnival, contestation, and tradition, Sylvie Debevec Henning

Label
Beckett's critical complicity : carnival, contestation, and tradition
Title
Beckett's critical complicity
Title remainder
carnival, contestation, and tradition
Statement of responsibility
Sylvie Debevec Henning
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Samuel Beckett's work harbors an inevitable complicity with traditional modes and values. His idealist and even nihilist inclinations, for example, are closely related to the abstracting and systematizing tendencies that have predominated in Western thinking. His drama and fiction, in reproducing these tendencies, also help to reinforce and legitimate them. Beckett's work can thus be said to encourage an attitude of stoic resignation or life-denying withdrawal. Sylvie Debevec Henning's study reveals an important countertendency. In examining Beckett's art and literary criticism, his novel Murp
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Henning, Sylvie Debevec
Dewey number
848.91409
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PR6003.E282 Z674 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Beckett, Samuel
  • Carnival in literature
  • Beckett, Samuel
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Carnival in literature
Label
Beckett's critical complicity : carnival, contestation, and tradition, Sylvie Debevec Henning
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Publication
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
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rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction: The Accompliced Critic; Chapter 1. The Poet Membered; Chapter 2. Murphy's Caelum; Chapter 3. Variations on the Hermeneutic Theme; Chapter 4. Dialogues with the Double; Chapter 5. The Solicitation of Science; Conclusion: Literature and Its Discontents; Notes; Index
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900344781
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1 online resource (242 pages)
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online
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9780813158600
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computer
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rdamedia
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22573/ctt129g064
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Specific material designation
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(OCoLC)900344781
Label
Beckett's critical complicity : carnival, contestation, and tradition, Sylvie Debevec Henning
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction: The Accompliced Critic; Chapter 1. The Poet Membered; Chapter 2. Murphy's Caelum; Chapter 3. Variations on the Hermeneutic Theme; Chapter 4. Dialogues with the Double; Chapter 5. The Solicitation of Science; Conclusion: Literature and Its Discontents; Notes; Index
Control code
900344781
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (242 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813158600
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129g064
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344781

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