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The Resource Return to good and evil : Flannery O'Connor's response to nihilism, Henry T. Edmondson, III

Return to good and evil : Flannery O'Connor's response to nihilism, Henry T. Edmondson, III

Label
Return to good and evil : Flannery O'Connor's response to nihilism
Title
Return to good and evil
Title remainder
Flannery O'Connor's response to nihilism
Statement of responsibility
Henry T. Edmondson, III
Title variation
Return to good & evil
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Return to Good and Evil: Flannery O'Connor's Response to Nihilism is a superb guide to the works of Flannery O'Connor; and like O'Connor's stories themselves, it is captivating, provocative, and unsettling. Edmondson organizes O'Connor's thought around her principal concern, that with the nihilistic claim that 'God is dead' the traditional signposts of good and evil have been lost. Edmondson's book demonstrates that the combination of O'Connor's artistic brilliance and philosophical genius provide the best response to the nihilistic despair of the modern world-a return to 'good and evil' throu
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Edmondson, Henry T.
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3565.C57
LC item number
Z664 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • O'Connor, Flannery
  • O'Connor, Flannery
  • Nihilism (Philosophy) in literature
  • Good and evil in literature
  • Nihilism in literature
  • O'Connor, Flannery
  • O'Connor, Flannery
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Ethics
  • Good and evil in literature
  • Nihilism in literature
  • Nihilism (Philosophy) in literature
  • Philosophy
  • Religion
  • Ethik
Label
Return to good and evil : Flannery O'Connor's response to nihilism, Henry T. Edmondson, III
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-197) 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
Faith, philosophy, and fiction -- O'Connor contra nihilism -- Modern man as malgré lui in Wise blood -- Wise blood and the difficult return to God -- "Good country people" and the seduction of nihilism -- The nature of evil in "The lame shall enter first" -- Social change in "The enduring chill" -- Modernity vs. mystery in "A view of the woods" -- Redemption and the ennoblement of suffering in "The artificial nigger" -- Grace, the Devil, and the prophet
Control code
856934797
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 203 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780739160336
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
886cb0c8-a2ba-444e-b33d-8a2740b75ddc
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)856934797
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
Return to good and evil : Flannery O'Connor's response to nihilism, Henry T. Edmondson, III
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-197) 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
Faith, philosophy, and fiction -- O'Connor contra nihilism -- Modern man as malgré lui in Wise blood -- Wise blood and the difficult return to God -- "Good country people" and the seduction of nihilism -- The nature of evil in "The lame shall enter first" -- Social change in "The enduring chill" -- Modernity vs. mystery in "A view of the woods" -- Redemption and the ennoblement of suffering in "The artificial nigger" -- Grace, the Devil, and the prophet
Control code
856934797
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 203 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780739160336
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
886cb0c8-a2ba-444e-b33d-8a2740b75ddc
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)856934797
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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