The Resource Revenge versus legality : wild justice from Balzac to Clint Eastwood and Abu Ghraib, Katherine Maynard, Jarod Kearney and James Guimond

Revenge versus legality : wild justice from Balzac to Clint Eastwood and Abu Ghraib, Katherine Maynard, Jarod Kearney and James Guimond

Label
Revenge versus legality : wild justice from Balzac to Clint Eastwood and Abu Ghraib
Title
Revenge versus legality
Title remainder
wild justice from Balzac to Clint Eastwood and Abu Ghraib
Statement of responsibility
Katherine Maynard, Jarod Kearney and James Guimond
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maynard, Katherine Kearney
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
K5001
LC item number
.M39 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kearney, Jarod
  • Guimond, James
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Vigilantes
  • Rule of law
  • Terrorism
  • Revenge
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Revenge
  • Rule of law
  • Terrorism
  • Vigilantes
  • Literatur
  • Massenkultur
  • Selbstjustiz
  • Literatur
  • Rache
  • Rache
  • Medien
Label
Revenge versus legality : wild justice from Balzac to Clint Eastwood and Abu Ghraib, Katherine Maynard, Jarod Kearney and James Guimond
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [200]-208) 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
Introduction -- Revenge and the detective tradition : when dogs don't bark, and detectives don't tell -- Some like it wild : supernatural revenge in Sheridan Le Fanu's Mr. Justice -- Law and the romantic ego : conspiracy and justice in Honoré de Balzac's Le Père Goriot -- Justice, race, and revenge in Twain's Pudd'nhead Wilson -- The empire strikes back : imperialism and justice in E.M. Forster's A passage to India -- Race, sex, fear, revenge in Richard Wright's Native son -- State terrorism and revenge in Andre Brink's A dry white season -- Rogue cops and beltway vigilantes
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 214 pages
Isbn
9780203854372
Lccn
2009044981
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)457164662
Label
Revenge versus legality : wild justice from Balzac to Clint Eastwood and Abu Ghraib, Katherine Maynard, Jarod Kearney and James Guimond
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [200]-208) 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
Introduction -- Revenge and the detective tradition : when dogs don't bark, and detectives don't tell -- Some like it wild : supernatural revenge in Sheridan Le Fanu's Mr. Justice -- Law and the romantic ego : conspiracy and justice in Honoré de Balzac's Le Père Goriot -- Justice, race, and revenge in Twain's Pudd'nhead Wilson -- The empire strikes back : imperialism and justice in E.M. Forster's A passage to India -- Race, sex, fear, revenge in Richard Wright's Native son -- State terrorism and revenge in Andre Brink's A dry white season -- Rogue cops and beltway vigilantes
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 214 pages
Isbn
9780203854372
Lccn
2009044981
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)457164662

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