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The Resource The American thriller : generic innovation and social change in the 1970s, Paul Cobley

The American thriller : generic innovation and social change in the 1970s, Paul Cobley

Label
The American thriller : generic innovation and social change in the 1970s
Title
The American thriller
Title remainder
generic innovation and social change in the 1970s
Statement of responsibility
Paul Cobley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cobley, Paul
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Crime files series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Suspense fiction
  • Social change in literature
  • Literary form
  • Literature and society
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
Label
The American thriller : generic innovation and social change in the 1970s, Paul Cobley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-236) 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
  • Firing the Generic Canon
  • Reading the Space of the 1970s
  • 'The Luxury to Worry about Justice': Hard-boiled Style and Heroism
  • What Do We 'Believe' When We 'See'? Views of Crime
  • 'Keeping That Sixth Ball in the Air': The Police
  • Sambos or Superspades?
  • Just Because You're Paranoid It Doesn't Mean They're Not Out to Get You
  • 'Thank God for the Rain ... ': Revenge from Dirty Harry to The Exterminator
Control code
980000042183
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 242 p
Isbn
9780333776698
Lccn
lc00042183
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The American thriller : generic innovation and social change in the 1970s, Paul Cobley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-236) 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
  • Firing the Generic Canon
  • Reading the Space of the 1970s
  • 'The Luxury to Worry about Justice': Hard-boiled Style and Heroism
  • What Do We 'Believe' When We 'See'? Views of Crime
  • 'Keeping That Sixth Ball in the Air': The Police
  • Sambos or Superspades?
  • Just Because You're Paranoid It Doesn't Mean They're Not Out to Get You
  • 'Thank God for the Rain ... ': Revenge from Dirty Harry to The Exterminator
Control code
980000042183
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 242 p
Isbn
9780333776698
Lccn
lc00042183
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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