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The Resource Climate change and the contemporary novel, Adeline Johns-Putra, University of Surrey

Climate change and the contemporary novel, Adeline Johns-Putra, University of Surrey

Label
Climate change and the contemporary novel
Title
Climate change and the contemporary novel
Statement of responsibility
Adeline Johns-Putra, University of Surrey
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johns-Putra, Adeline
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge studies in twenty-first-century literature and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Climatic changes in literature
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • English fiction
  • English fiction
Label
Climate change and the contemporary novel, Adeline Johns-Putra, University of Surrey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 168-179) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The ethics of posterity and the climate change novel -- The limits of parental care ethics: Cormac McCarthy's The road and Maggie Gee's The ice people -- Overpopulation and motherhood environmentalism: Edan Lepucki's California and Liz Jensen's The road -- Identity, ethical agency, and radical posterity: Jeanette Winterson's The stone -- Gods and Sarah Hall's The Carhullan army -- Science, utopianism, and ecocentric posterity: Kim Stanley Robinson's 'Science in the capital' and Barbara Kingsolver's Flight behaviour -- Conclusion: the sense of no ending
Control code
042560875
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
186 pages
Isbn
9781108427371
Lccn
2018024050
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration (black and white)
Label
Climate change and the contemporary novel, Adeline Johns-Putra, University of Surrey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 168-179) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The ethics of posterity and the climate change novel -- The limits of parental care ethics: Cormac McCarthy's The road and Maggie Gee's The ice people -- Overpopulation and motherhood environmentalism: Edan Lepucki's California and Liz Jensen's The road -- Identity, ethical agency, and radical posterity: Jeanette Winterson's The stone -- Gods and Sarah Hall's The Carhullan army -- Science, utopianism, and ecocentric posterity: Kim Stanley Robinson's 'Science in the capital' and Barbara Kingsolver's Flight behaviour -- Conclusion: the sense of no ending
Control code
042560875
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
186 pages
Isbn
9781108427371
Lccn
2018024050
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration (black and white)

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