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The Resource Heart of darkness : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives, Joseph Conrad ; edited by Ross C. Murfin

Heart of darkness : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives, Joseph Conrad ; edited by Ross C. Murfin

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Heart of darkness : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives
Title
Heart of darkness
Title remainder
complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Conrad ; edited by Ross C. Murfin
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Along with an authoritative text of Heart of Darkness, this volume presents critical essays, selected or prepared especially for students, that approach the work from several contemporary critical perspectives, such as gender criticism and cultural studies. Each essay is accompanied by an introduction (with bibliography) to the history, principles, and practice of its critical perspective. The book also surveys the biographical, historical, and critical contexts of the literary work and concludes with a glossary of critical terms
Cataloging source
DLC
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1857-1924
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Conrad, Joseph
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Murfin, Ross C
Series statement
Case studies in contemporary criticism
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  • Psychological fiction, English
  • Europeans
  • Trading posts
  • Degeneration
  • Imperialism
  • Africa
  • Conrad, Joseph
Label
Heart of darkness : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives, Joseph Conrad ; edited by Ross C. Murfin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • About the Series
  • About This Volume
  • Introduction: Biographical and Historical Contexts.
  • p. 3
  • Complete Text.
  • p. 17
  • Critical History of Heart of Darkness.
  • p. 99
  • Reader-Response Criticism and Heart of Darkness.
  • p. 115
  • Reader-Response Perspective: Heart of Darkness and the Politics of Displacement/
  • Peter J. Rabinowitz
  • p. 131
  • Feminist and Gender Criticism and Heart of Darkness.
  • p. 148
  • Feminist and Gender Perspective: "Too Beautiful Altogether": Ideologies of Gender and Empire in Heart of Darkness/
  • Johanna M. Smith
  • p. 169
  • Deconstruction and Heart of Darkness.
  • p. 185
  • Deconstructive Perspective: Heart of Darkness Revisited/
  • J. Hillis Miller
  • p. 206
  • New Historicism and Heart of Darkness.
  • p. 221
  • New Historicist Perspective: Preserving and Keeping Order by Killing Time in Heart of Darkness/
  • Brook Thomas
  • p. 239
  • Cultural Criticism and Heart of Darkness.
  • p. 258
  • Cultural Perspective: Heart of Darkness: Anti-Imperialism, Racism, or Impressionism?.
  • p. 277
  • Glossary of Critical and Theoretical Terms.
  • p. 299
  • About the Contributors.
  • p. 313
Control code
ocm34472850
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 315 p.
Isbn
9780312159016
Lccn
95080800
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Heart of darkness : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives, Joseph Conrad ; edited by Ross C. Murfin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • About the Series
  • About This Volume
  • Introduction: Biographical and Historical Contexts.
  • p. 3
  • Complete Text.
  • p. 17
  • Critical History of Heart of Darkness.
  • p. 99
  • Reader-Response Criticism and Heart of Darkness.
  • p. 115
  • Reader-Response Perspective: Heart of Darkness and the Politics of Displacement/
  • Peter J. Rabinowitz
  • p. 131
  • Feminist and Gender Criticism and Heart of Darkness.
  • p. 148
  • Feminist and Gender Perspective: "Too Beautiful Altogether": Ideologies of Gender and Empire in Heart of Darkness/
  • Johanna M. Smith
  • p. 169
  • Deconstruction and Heart of Darkness.
  • p. 185
  • Deconstructive Perspective: Heart of Darkness Revisited/
  • J. Hillis Miller
  • p. 206
  • New Historicism and Heart of Darkness.
  • p. 221
  • New Historicist Perspective: Preserving and Keeping Order by Killing Time in Heart of Darkness/
  • Brook Thomas
  • p. 239
  • Cultural Criticism and Heart of Darkness.
  • p. 258
  • Cultural Perspective: Heart of Darkness: Anti-Imperialism, Racism, or Impressionism?.
  • p. 277
  • Glossary of Critical and Theoretical Terms.
  • p. 299
  • About the Contributors.
  • p. 313
Control code
ocm34472850
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 315 p.
Isbn
9780312159016
Lccn
95080800
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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