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The Resource Crime fiction since 1800 : detection, death, diversity, Stephen Knight

Crime fiction since 1800 : detection, death, diversity, Stephen Knight

Label
Crime fiction since 1800 : detection, death, diversity
Title
Crime fiction since 1800
Title remainder
detection, death, diversity
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Knight
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
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1940-
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Knight, Stephen
Dewey number
823.087209
Index
index present
LC call number
PR830.D4
LC item number
K59 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1940-
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Knight, Stephen
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  • Detective and mystery stories, English
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • Crime in literature
  • Misdaadromans
  • Misdaadverhalen
  • Engels
  • Amerikaans
Label
Crime fiction since 1800 : detection, death, diversity, Stephen Knight
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: published as Crime fiction, 1800-2000. 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-298) 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
Beginning detection. Before detection ; Enter the detective ; Realistic police ; Edgar Allan Poe's initiative -- Developing detection. Early English detection ; Sensation ; Gaboriau and the 1870s-1990s ; Detective apotheosis : Sherlock Holmes -- After Sherlock Holmes. Enter death ; Scientific detectives ; Ironic anti-heroes ; Low-level detection ; Women on the case -- Forming the clue-puzzle. Had they but known ; How golden was the age? ; Golden royalty : Agatha Christie ; American gold ; English variations ; Supporting cast ; Themes and explanations -- American versions. Origins and attitudes ; Hammett's initiative ; Chandler's variation ; Other American crime writers ; The crime novelists ; The 'Tough Guy' abroad -- Continuity and diversity. After the 'Golden Age' in Britain ; The private eye modernised ; Other continuities ; The psychothriller ; Police procedurals -- Diversifying gender. Towards feminist detection ; Feminist detection in America ; Feminist detection around the world ; The lesbian detective ; Male gay detection -- Diversifying race and ethnicity. Black male detection ; Black female detection ; Other ethnicities -- Diversity : postmodernity, body, city. Postmodern crime fiction ; Generic violence to city and body ; Urban collapse ; Serial killers
Control code
495596015
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvi, 316 pages
Isbn
9780230580749
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)495596015
Label
Crime fiction since 1800 : detection, death, diversity, Stephen Knight
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: published as Crime fiction, 1800-2000. 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-298) 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
Beginning detection. Before detection ; Enter the detective ; Realistic police ; Edgar Allan Poe's initiative -- Developing detection. Early English detection ; Sensation ; Gaboriau and the 1870s-1990s ; Detective apotheosis : Sherlock Holmes -- After Sherlock Holmes. Enter death ; Scientific detectives ; Ironic anti-heroes ; Low-level detection ; Women on the case -- Forming the clue-puzzle. Had they but known ; How golden was the age? ; Golden royalty : Agatha Christie ; American gold ; English variations ; Supporting cast ; Themes and explanations -- American versions. Origins and attitudes ; Hammett's initiative ; Chandler's variation ; Other American crime writers ; The crime novelists ; The 'Tough Guy' abroad -- Continuity and diversity. After the 'Golden Age' in Britain ; The private eye modernised ; Other continuities ; The psychothriller ; Police procedurals -- Diversifying gender. Towards feminist detection ; Feminist detection in America ; Feminist detection around the world ; The lesbian detective ; Male gay detection -- Diversifying race and ethnicity. Black male detection ; Black female detection ; Other ethnicities -- Diversity : postmodernity, body, city. Postmodern crime fiction ; Generic violence to city and body ; Urban collapse ; Serial killers
Control code
495596015
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvi, 316 pages
Isbn
9780230580749
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)495596015

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